André is a seasoned financial services executive with global experience in strategy development, product innovation, building capital markets trading and data technology solutions, developing global strategic partner commercial relationships, and extensive expertise in FinTech M&A. André currently heads up the CanDeal Data & Analytics (DNA) business, which includes a data-as-a-service platform to pool Canadian dealers’ over the counter content. While formally establishing Dealer data IP rights, the goal is to facilitate an innovative ecosystem where data fuels risk systems, pricing models, enhances compliance capabilities and provides a highly secure and interoperable platform. Canada is now seen as a leader in this area, which is helping to enhance the strength and resiliency of Canadian capital markets offerings on the global stage. André holds an MBA from Schulich School of Business, a Bachelors Degree in Administrative and Commercial Studies from UWO, and Information Technology from Ryerson.