Brian S. Strauss, Director, Banking & Capital Markets Practice, PricewaterhouseCoopers and RMA NY Chapter President
Brian S. Strauss is a Director in PwC's Banking & Capital Markets practice, where he provides risk and regulatory advisory services to financial services institutions. Mr. Strauss serves as President of the Risk Management Association - New York Chapter (RMA NY), prior to which he served as Chairman for four years. He is a former Chairman of Capital Markets Credit Analysts Society (CMCAS).
Prior to joining PwC, Mr. Strauss served as Managing Director and Chief Risk Officer of KCG Americas LLC, as well as Deputy CRO of KCG Holdings, Inc. Mr. Strauss previously served as CRO of Knight Capital Group, a predecessor firm, where he had global responsibility for credit, market and operational risk management. Before being promoted to this newly-created role in September, 2012, Mr. Strauss had served as Chief Credit Officer of the firm. Prior to joining Knight, Mr. Strauss was a Managing Director and Senior Credit Officer at UBS Americas Inc., where he served as Co-Head of Hedge Fund Credit in the Americas. While at UBS, Mr. Strauss was the primary risk liaison to the domestic and international equities businesses and the exchange-traded derivatives businesses globally.
Previously, Mr. Strauss was employed by Bank One N.A. as a Managing Director and Capital Markets Credit Officer, where his responsibilities included managing the bank's exposure to hedge funds, securities firms and money managers, and overseeing the ISDA documentation group. Mr. Strauss has held senior capital markets, financial institution and hedge fund credit roles at Merrill Lynch & Company, Lehman Brothers and Bankers Trust Company. He began his banking career with Manufacturers Hanover Trust in New York, where he completed the bank's credit training program and worked as a lending officer to securities firms.
Mr. Strauss received a B.Sc. in finance from Georgetown University and an M.B.A. in finance from the Leonard N. Stern School of Business at New York University.
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