Mr. Mazyar Dar serves as Chief Executive Officer & Board Member at OpenFin. He is also responsible for setting the overall direction and product strategy of the company. Prior to OpenFin, he was at IntercontinentalExchange (ICE) where he led ICE's launch of CDS central clearing for buy-side market participants. Before ICE, he served as Chief Strategy Officer of Creditex which was backed by JPMorgan, Deutsche Bank and TA Associates and acquired by ICE in 2008. He joined the firm in 2000 and was a key architect of Creditex's innovative products and services. He spearheaded the introduction of e-trading for the CDS market and launched auction platforms and processing services which are critical pieces of today's CDS market infrastructure. Earlier, he worked in information technology at UBS. He attended Cornell University where he earned a Bachelor's degree in Computer Science and French Literature.