Consultancy GMAG Adds Four Senior Staff

Market consultancy GMAG is pleased to announce that four experienced professionals have joined the firm as senior consultants, to help grow the firm’s capacity, capabilities, and client focus.

“These additions to the group add significant depth to an already strong regulatory and compliance practice while strengthening the firm’s market structure advisory services,” said GMAG managing member Louis Pastina. “They add expertise on operations and technology, with a strong emphasis on Cloud migration and program management governance.”

Managing member Charles Dolan adds, “Global Markets Advisory Group firmly believes that clients come first. We are excited to bring so much talent onboard at once, because it expands our ability to help clients achieve their aspirational goals.”

Michael Rosen
Mickey is a 40-year veteran of the securities markets. One of the founding members of Posit, Mickey was responsible for building a straight through processing model in connection with parent ITG. Mickey has experience building and leading brokerage firms; trading software and infrastructure companies; and consulting in the financial services industry. He is a graduate of NYU’s MBA program. Mickey is based in Los Angeles, which will bolster GMAG’s ability to service clients nationwide.

Patrick Craven
Pat has led operations teams at several Wall Street brokerage firms and specializes in back-office and straight thru-processing. For the last twelve years Pat has been a partner to Mickey Rosen in providing consulting services to clients looking to stabilize their back-office operations. Patrick is based in New York City.

Nancy Reich
Nancy’s experience includes leading the NYSE’s rule making group as Senior Vice President and serving as Chief Trial Counsel in the NYSE’s Division of Enforcement; Executive Director for Merrill Lynch’s and Bank of America’s Global Markets Compliance Group; and ten years leading Ernst & Young’s Broker Dealer Compliance advisory practice as a Managing Director. Nancy is a graduate of Harpur College at SUNY Binghamton, Cardozo School of Law (J.D.), and New York University School of Law (LL.M).
Nancy is based in New York City

Bert Short
Bert is a technology strategist focused on helping Fortune 500 companies migrate to the Cloud through the creation of best practices and governance programs. He is a certified AWS Cloud Practitioner and Business Professional. He has over 20 years-experience guiding corporations in making strategic technology decisions. He is a graduate of Virginia Commonwealth University. Bert is based in Richmond, Virginia.