Mr. Gregory DePetris is a Co-Founder and serves as Senior Advisor at EquiLend Clearing Services. He also serves as Chief Strategy Officer, Managing Member & Board Member at CODA Markets. He served as Board Member at SearchForce. Previously, he worked at Tradesports (Intrade) and ExchangeLab. He brings to PDQ twenty years of experience as a co-founder, operator, investor and advisor to early-stage financial services technology companies. His ventures have extended from intellectual property development through to the operation of full-scale regulated marketplaces and focus on the application of innovative marketplace models to new products and content categories. He began his career as a commodities floor broker and proprietary trader. He co-founded ExchangeLab, an IP incubator that produced the PDQ concept, Intrade, the world's largest prediction market and Quadriserv, an industry consortium focused on the automation and CCP-based centralization of securities lending and equity repo markets where he was responsible for the overall strategic direction and served as the chief liaison between Quadriserv and federal regulators, financial exchanges, institutional clients and the academic community. He is also a co-founder and director of Pivit, founded in 2011 by a group of financial and media industry veterans to combine financial exchange infrastructure with live-event trading to create a new category of real-time sentiment indices and risk-transfer tools. He attended Fordham University, currently serves on the boards of PDQ Enterprises, LLC, ExchangeLab, Inc., Binary Event Network, Inc., SearchForce, Inc. and is a frequent speaker on capital markets issues. He also holds Series 3, 7, 24, 30, 55 and 63 licenses.