Chief Data Officer, Co-Founder
Michele Kelsey leads the Vendex Solutions data team. Michele is a senior financial services executive with operating experience and a track record of identifying and executing on growth opportunities. She brings deep knowledge of fixed income, derivatives, structured finance, risk exposure, legal entity data, pricing and reference data, low latency data and financial regulations.
Michele has held senior positions at Vantage Production as a Regional Vice President, at Thomson Reuters as a Senior Vice President for the Real Time Enterprise Platform and in the Pricing and Reference Data businesses. Michele was also a Senior Vice President at Loan Pricing Corporation and one of the early employees who saw the company through its growth phase and sale to Reuters. She received formal credit training from Toronto Dominion Securities in New York, and spent 8 years as a corporate banker in Loan Syndications and Trading.
Michele has a Bachelor of Science degree from Saint John’s University and has completed graduate work in finance and economics at Harvard University and Hofstra University.