Model Two Zero is based near Old Street, London. We are a privately held limited company incorporated in England.
Christian Nentwich PhD, CEO
Christian Nentwich is a co-founder and director of Model Two Zero.
He has more than 10 years of experience with financial technology and processes and a track record of delivering innovative solutions to the market. Christian previously founded the FpML Validation Working Group for ISDA. He has provided advice on a consultancy basis to many top investment banks, fund managers and clearing houses.
Christian holds a BSc and PhD in Computer Science from University College London, and is a winner of its medal of the Faculty of Mathematical and Physical Sciences.
Michael Marconi, CTO
Michael Marconi is a director and co-founder of the company.
Michael spent 10 years immersed in London's financial services industries, with a particular focus on data and complex, distributed enterprise architecture. His list of former clients includes investment banks, fund managers and commodities traders.
Michael obtained a Computer Science degree from the University of Cape Town before winning a Chevening Scholarship to study at University College London and the London Business School.
Mark Beeston is Chief Executive Officer for ICAP’s post trade risk business.
Prior to joining ICAP, Mark spent four years as President of T-Zero (now ICELink), a subsidiary of Creditex Group Inc (now ICE). Mark spent 13 years at Deutsche Bank where amongst other roles he served as Chief Operating Officer for Global Credit Trading (2002-2005), Chief Operating Officer for OTC Derivatives (2001-2002) and global head of Money Market Derivatives trading (1999-2001).
Mark represented Deutsche Bank at board level across numerous industry companies and associations including ISDA, Markit, OTCDerivNet and DTCC DerivServ.
Steve is Managing Director of Euclid Opportunities.
Euclid Opportunities provides early stage technology firms a funding and acceleration programme designed to support innovators who have the potential to create value in today's financial markets landscape.
Steve has many years of experience in the early stage technology space, most recently Codefarm (acquired by Calypso Technology), Marketpipe (acquired by Ipreo) and Siebel Systems. Steve has a BSc Hons In Physical Sciences from University College London.