Management Team

William C. Stone, Chairman of the Board and Chief Executive Officer
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William C. Stone founded SS&C in 1986 and has continuously served as Chairman of the Board of Directors and Chief Executive Officer. Mr. Stone took SS&C public in 1996 and private in 2005 with The Carlyle Group. SS&C went public a second time in 2010 and now trades on Nasdaq (SSNC) with an enterprise value of $20 billion.

Prior to founding SS&C, Mr. Stone directed the financial services consulting practice of KPMG LLP, an accounting firm based in Hartford, Connecticut and was Vice President of Administration and Special Investment Services at Advest, Inc., a financial services company.

Rahul Kanwar, President and Chief Operating Officer
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Mr. Kanwar is President and Chief Operating Officer of SS&C Technologies Inc. Previously he served as Senior Vice President and Managing Director, Alternative Assets including the global hedge, private equity and fund of fund administration unit of SS&C Technologies Inc. He joined SS&C when the company acquired the Eisnerfast LLC fund administration business from Eisner LLP in 2005. At Eisner, Mr. Kanwar was responsible for managing and overseeing Eisnerfast LLC from 1998 onwards. Mr. Kanwar also has audit experience in the financial services industry, particularly with hedge funds and brokers and dealers in securities. He has an undergraduate degree in Accounting and Economics from Franklin and Marshall College in Lancaster, PA and is a Certified Public Accountant.

Jason White, General Counsel and Chief Legal Officer
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Jason White joined SS&C as Group General Counsel from Shearman & Sterling LLP, where he was a New York Finance Partner and Co-Chair of the General Practice Group. Mr. White’s partnership focused on leveraged and high grade acquisition finance, restructuring, structured debt, principal investments and M&A transactions. He represented global financial institutions in balance sheet-intensive transactions, including Barclays, Goldman Sachs, Morgan Stanley, Deutsche Bank, HSBC and BAML, and has focused on cross-border transactions and financings of complex and regulated industries. Prior to partnership at Shearman, Mr. White worked at Barclays in New York from 2005 – 2011, where he was head of Finance Legal Americas and a senior member of the Legal Management Committee.

Patrick J. Pedonti, Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer
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Patrick J. Pedonti has served as SS&C's Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer since August 2002 and was Vice President and Treasurer between 1999 and 2002. Prior to joining SS&C, Mr. Pedonti was Vice President and Chief Financial Officer for Accent Color Sciences, Inc., a company specializing in high-speed color printing.

Marc Beliveau, Senior Vice President and Corporate Controller
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Marc Beliveau has served as SS&C's Vice President and Controller since June 2010. Prior to that, Mr. Beliveau served as SS&C's Controller from August 2005 to June 2010 and Assistant Controller from April 2003 to August 2005. Before joining SS&C, Mr. Beliveau worked in PwC’s assurance practice, specializing in audit and transaction services for public and private technology clients. Mr. Beliveau graduated from the University of Connecticut and is a Certified Public Accountant.

Ken Bisconti, Senior Vice President, Co-General Manager of SS&C Intralinks
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Ken Bisconti is a Senior Vice President and Co-General Manager of SS&C Intralinks. In this role, Mr. Bisconti is responsible for the end-to-end management of the organization along with Bob Petrocchi. He formerly served as Chief Product Officer for Intralinks where he developed a very deep and insightful understanding of market needs and strategic opportunities for Intralinks and put those insights to work defining the organization's product offerings. Prior to joining SS&C, Mr. Bisconti led IBM’s worldwide customer analytics business, including the Tealeaf Technologies and Coremetrics acquisitions. He holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in Quantitative Economics from the University of California at San Diego.

Christy Bremner, Senior Vice President, Institutional and Investment Management
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Christy Bremner serves as Senior Vice President for SS&C’s Institutional and Investment Management division where she has overall responsibility for sales, operations and strategic direction. She joined SS&C in 2012 as Senior Vice President and General Manager of the PORTIA division following its acquisition from Thomson Reuters. She served as President and Global Managing Director of PORTIA at Thomson Reuters from 2007 and prior to that as Chief Operating Officer for the business.

Anthony Caiafa, Chief Technology Officer
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Anthony Caiafa joined SS&C Technologies in August 2018 as the Chief Technology Officer, overseeing SS&C's infrastructure technology with a senior role in vision in strategy. Prior to joining SS&C, Mr. Caiafa was part of Bloomberg's CTO office, as the Infrastructure Security Architect where he led efforts in infrastructure, automation, monitoring and security. He also held the Head of Production Engineering role at Bloomberg, responsible for building the production engineering organization and helping both internal and outside teams modernize their technology stack. Mr. Caiafa was on the original team at DigitalOcean where he built the infrastructure to help the company grow to scale.

Daniel DelMastro, Senior Vice President, General Manager, SS&C Health
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Daniel DelMastro serves as Senior Vice President and General Manager of SS&C Health. He joined SS&C Technologies in 2018 as Chief Revenue Officer of SS&C Health and has led the strategic relationship management activity over key enterprise customers. Prior to joining SS&C, Mr. DelMastro founded Aero-Med, Inc, a medical supply company, which was later acquired by Cardinal Health Inc., a Fortune Global health services company and the 14th highest revenue generating company in the United States. A senior executive with over forty years of healthcare leadership experience, Mr. DelMastro also served as a strategic advisor to Cardinal Health with a focus on commercial strategy and solutions spanning across the entire care continuum. Mr. DelMastro was appointed to the Board of Trustees at Becker College in 2018 and also serves as a member of the board at Morris Innovative, a medical device company. He earned his degree at American International College.

Frank Egan, Managing Director, Mergers and Acquisitions

Frank Egan joined SS&C Technologies in September 2020 as Managing Director of Mergers and Acquisitions. Prior to joining SS&C, Mr. Egan was Managing Partner of Lake Bridge Capital, a venture capital firm focused on business software applications and silicon chip design. During his tenure at Lake Bridge Capital and its predecessor firm Northwater Capital, Mr. Egan sourced 12 early stage venture backed companies including Textura, Artic Sand, and Airgain. Mr. Egan started his venture capital career as a Venture Partner with Draper Fisher Jurvetson ePlanet Ventures in Menlo Park California. He began his Financial Services Industry career working as an Executive Vice President for PaineWebber, Kemper Security, and Dain Rauscher Wessels, focused on Investment Banking, institutional equity sales and Private Wealth Management. Mr. Egan has served on the Board of Directors for multiple technology firms, including Arctic Sand, Aquilon Energy Services, Airgain, Gen3 Partners and American EPAY.

Kenneth Fullerton, Managing Director, Head of SS&C GlobeOp Hedge Fund Services
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Kenneth Fullerton is a Managing Director and Head of SS&C GlobeOp’s Hedge Fund Services group. Mr. Fullerton joined SS&C GlobeOp in September 2005 and is based at the company’s New York office. Prior to joining SS&C GlobeOp, Mr. Fullerton served as a Director of Operations in State Street's Wealth Management Services department. His responsibilities included management of the NY Operations covering middle and back office functions and client servicing. Prior to joining State Street, he managed the custody operations department at the New York offices of UBS Private Banking. Mr. Fullerton earned a B.S. in Business Administration from Fordham University and a Masters in Business Administration from Fordham’s Graduate School of Business Administration.

Karen Geiger, Senior Vice President, Co-General Manager SS&C Advent
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Karen Geiger is Senior Vice President and Co-General Manager of SS&C Advent and is primarily responsible for Advent’s Asset Management and Alternatives solution portfolio, which includes Geneva, Advent Portfolio Exchange, Moxy, Advent Custodial Data and more. She joined SS&C in 2015 when the company acquired Advent Software, which she joined in 1999. Prior to her role as Co-General Manager, Ms. Geiger was SS&C Advent’s Chief Development Officer, responsible for the technology behind our award winning accounting, reporting and order management products.

Eamonn Greaves, Global Head of Sales
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Eamonn Greaves joined SS&C in 2012. Mr. Greaves is currently the Worldwide Head of Sales, based at the company’s New York office. Previously, Mr. Greaves held various executive positions over his tenure at SS&C, including global responsibilities for fund accounting and operations. Prior to joining SS&C, Mr. Greaves worked at State Street Corporation, where he managed the operations and fund accounting groups responsible for various high profile mutual fund clients. Mr. Greaves holds a bachelor’s degree in business management from Johnson & Wales University in Providence, Rhode Island.

Michael Hutner, Senior Vice President, General Manager SS&C Eze
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Michael Hutner serves as Senior Vice President, General Manager of SS&C Eze. In his role, Mr. Hutner is responsible for SS&C Eze’s award-winning investment management solution Eze Investment Suite and its next-generation platform Eze Eclipse. During his tenure, Mr. Hutner has held a number of leadership positions with the organization, including business development, sales and marketing. Mr. Hutner has more than 20 years of expertise in technology solutions and operational efficiency in the investment management industry and has extensive experience working with traditional asset managers and hedge fund managers across all sizes and strategies. Prior to joining the company, Mr. Hutner worked for Pricewaterhouse Coopers in their financial advisory services practice. He is a graduate of Boston College, where he earned a bachelor degree in Finance.

Steve Leivent , Senior Vice President, Co-General Manager SS&C Advent
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Steve Leivent is Senior Vice President and Co-General Manager of SS&C Advent and is primarily responsible for Advent’s Advisory focused and Outsourced Operations businesses. In this role he is responsible for Black Diamond, a leading wealth platform and solution set for advisors, as well as Advent’s Outsourcing Services business which provides cloud delivery of its award-winning portfolio accounting, reporting and order management products. He joined SS&C in 2015 when the company acquired Advent Software, which he joined in 2000 and has held various leadership roles during his tenure in Operations, Service and Business Development. Mr. Leivent holds a B.S. in Economics from Rowan University.

Bhagesh Malde, General Manager & Head of SS&C Globeop Private Markets
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Bhagesh Malde is General Manager and Head of SS&C GlobeOp Private Markets division responsible for fund administration services and software products specific to the private equity & real assets industries. Prior to joining SS&C in 2017, Mr. Malde was Senior Managing Director and global head of the Private Equity and Real Estate business at State Street and Managing Director and global head of Hedge Fund Services at J.P. Morgan. He holds a bachelor’s degree in Economics from the University of London and is an alumnus of Harvard Business School (Advanced Management Program).

Thomas McMackin, Senior Vice President, General Manager
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Tom McMackin joined SS&C in 2005 when the company acquired Open Information Systems (OIS), where he was Chairman and CEO. He founded OIS in 1994 after holding several senior positions at Citibank in the World Wide Securities Services and Financial Institutions groups. At OIS, Mr. McMackin established the company as a leader in providing technology-based products to the world's foremost financial institutions, and achieved over 75% market share in a $200 billion average daily business.

Bob Petrocchi, Senior Vice President, Co-General Manager of SS&C Intralinks
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Bob Petrocchi is a Senior Vice President and Co-General Manager of SS&C Intralinks. In this role, Mr. Petrocchi is responsible for the end-to-end management of the organization along with Ken Bisconti. He formerly served as Chief Revenue Officer and the Head of Sales for Intralinks. Prior to joining SS&C, Mr. Petrocchi was the Managing Director of Financial Services at Microsoft where he drove transformation to the cloud for Microsoft's largest financial services customers representing ~$500m in annual revenue. In addition to his work at Intralinks, he is a member of the Board of Trustees at Eden Autism Services and an active member and coach in the Special Olympics community. He has a Bachelor of Science degree from Bryant University.

Kevin Rafferty, General Manager, SS&C Retirement Solutions
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Kevin Rafferty is General Manager of SS&C Retirement Solutions. Prior to joining SS&C, Mr. Rafferty was most recently the CEO of Financeware, a fintech company dedicated to serving the wealth management industry. He has more than 30 years of industry experience, including as President of Backstop Solutions and SunGard, where he was President of the Wealth and Retirement segment and CEO of SunGard’s Brokerage Services Group.

Glenn Schmidt, Senior Vice President and General Manager, SS&C Innovest
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Glenn Schmidt serves as Senior Vice President and General Manager of SS&C Innovest. He joined SS&C Technologies in 2020 with the acquisition of Innovest Systems. Mr. Schmidt has over thirty-five years of experience in developing and managing wealth platforms. Prior to joining SS&C, he was the CEO of Innovest, a wealth management platform that includes trust accounting, payments processing, unique assets and managed services. Before Innovest, Mr. Schmidt managed the global platform for J.P. Morgan's Trust and Estates business. He also served as Managing Director of Trust Services at Charles Schwab where he led the launch of the trust outsourcing business, operations and related product development. Mr. Schmidt has also held senior management positions at SunGard Data Systems and Deutsche Bank. He received his Bachelor of Science in computer science from the University of Scranton.

Laton Spahr, President of SS&C ALPs Advisors, Portfolio Manager
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Laton Spahr, CFA, currently serves as President of SS&C ALPS Advisors and Portfolio Manager on the ALPS | Smith Balanced Opportunity Fund.* With his experience in the investment industry, Laton brings fresh insight and creative leadership strategies to these roles. Mr. Spahr has 22 years of investment management experience. Before taking the helm of ALPS Advisors, Mr. Spahr led the Value and Income Team at Oppenheimer Funds where he was Portfolio Manager on four different equity and balanced strategies. Prior to Oppenheimer Funds, Mr. Spahr was a leader at Columbia Management Investment Advisors, where he managed value and income strategies across institutional and retail investment channels. Over his career, Mr. Spahr also conducted equity risk management, analyzed and traded derivatives, structured products and was a technology sector analyst. Mr. Spahr earned his M.S. Finance degree from the Applied Securities Analysis Program at the University of Wisconsin - Madison and a B.S. degree in Finance from the University of Wyoming.

Nick Wright, Head of Global Investor and Distribution Solutions (GIDS)
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Nick Wright is Head of Global Investor and Distribution Solutions (GIDS), which brings together US Asset Manager Solutions based in the US, and international Transfer Agency teams in Europe, including the IFDS Joint Ventures. Leveraging the latest technology, therefore creating a unique, globally consistent offering focusing on digital first, data insights and intelligent automation. Mr. Wright is also responsible for SS&C’s Development and Technology teams in the US and UK, as well as the Investor Servicing businesses outside of the U.S, which provides servicing and technology to Asset Managers, Wealth Managers and Insurance Companies, their Distributors and their Investors. Mr. Wright has been in the industry for 33 years, having previously held roles at State Street, Investors Trust Europe, Northern Trust, AXA Investment Managers and National Mutual.