Larry Marchese is a Managing Director and Chief Technology and Operations Officer for QMA. In this capacity, he oversees technology, operations, client reporting, performance measurement, market data and production quantitative programming. Since joining QMA, Larry has been responsible for the architectural design and implementation of the automated systems that underlie key business functions across the firm. He is also responsible for optimizing workflows to increase efficiency, accuracy and straight-through processing. Prior to joining QMA, Larry served as the Head of Applications at Jennison Associates. Previously, Larry headed the Global Technology group for Chase Asset Management and subsequently became Chief Technology Officer for JPMorgan Funds. Larry earned a BA in mathematics from Hunter College of the City University of New York.