Marc Gratacos has been involved in the standards space for over 15 years. Having completed a thesis at Berkeley on XML and standards information systems, Marc moved to New York in 2003 to become ISDA’s first employee specialising in FpML. He continued working on FpML for ISDA following a move to Barcelona, and then also began working with Bloomberg and Boston-based FIX specialists Brook Path Partners on a combined FpML/FIX project. During this time Marc had already been developing training courses in FpML in association with ISDA.
Aleix Revilla joined TradeHeader in 2012 and today holds the position of senior consultant. With degrees in economics and engineering, Aleix has established a strong track-record in OTC derivatives products, processes and messaging standards. His expertise covers complex financial products and processes, internal messaging development for investment banks, data integration between front-office and back-office systems, and data conversion and validation.
Manuel Martos works on software development, operations and architecture. He has expertise in implementing financial messaging systems in various formats, computer vision, multimedia research, web services architecture, and deployment. Manuel is working on creating tools and services around financial standards such as FpML, FIX/FIXML, and ISO 20022. He got a Bachelor Engineering in Telecommunication, Sound and Image and a Telecommunication Engineering degree in Computer Vision from Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya.