Dr. Ravi Chikatamarla

Dr. Ravi Chikatamarla

Chief Operating Officer

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Ravi comes from UBS investment bank, wherein as the FX global COO, he seamlessly led the front to back business operations. Alongside he steered critical projects, notably IOSCO benchmark implementation and LIBOR transition for IB.

His journey in finance started with selection into the UBS investment bank graduate program following completion of his PhD from ETH (awarded best thesis in natural hazards in Switzerland). After two rigorous years of learning the business from the ground up as a developer of trader tools for the FX options desk, Ravi had moved to lead Finance FX team, where he drove business planning, strategy and analytics. Next in a strategic career move, Ravi joined the FX Spot and e-trading desks to help them grow into a profitable business and went on to become the FX global COO.

Ravi brings deep product knowledge and more than a decade’s hands-on business expertise to build Aquarius operations and propel the business successfully forward.