SR Labs, a global leader in enterprise grade market data and trading technologies, has announced the hiring of Rob Lane as Head of European Sales, Business Development and London General Manager.
Rob joins SR Labs with extensive knowledge in market data, electronic trading and managed services.
Prior to SR Labs, Rob Lane worked for Interactive Data for over 19 years where he held numerous positions.
In 2013 Rob Lane became VP and General Manager of real time feeds and 7ticks EMEA. In this position, he was responsible for growing and maintaining the Trading Solutions commercials which included real time feeds, and the 7ticks businesses.
Previous to becoming VP and General Manager, Rob Lane was Electronic Trading Markets Manager where he provided direction for sales, marketing, products, operations and technology in Europe and Asia. Rob worked closely with teams in both regions to build a sales pipeline that was focused on providing data feeds, trading infrastructure and desktop solutions to the electronic trading marketplace. Prior to his role as Markets Manager, Rob Lane was Regional Sales Director for real-time services and managed solutions businesses in EMEA.
“We are delighted to have Rob Lane join the team at SR Labs. Rob’s previous success at Interactive Data and his deep knowledge of the market data industry will be invaluable as we continue to expand our customer base in Europe” said Jennifer Nayar, CEO of SR Labs.
Rob Lane commented, “After nearly 19 fabulous years at Interactive Data, I’ve enjoyed success in the datafeed and trading infrastructure space. I am very excited to join a company with great assets and a proven track record, as well as a global team full of experience.
The buy side and sell side are looking for trusted partners in what is an ever-growing complex environment. They continue to review costs but with even more regulations coming, the need to deliver timely data in an API format and the ability to report on this data is an important element in these firms day to day business.
I am thrilled and proud to join a Fintech company that is in a strong position to help such firms achieve success."