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Since 1984, Charles River has distilled the best practices from a diverse, global client base and incorporated them into the Charles River Investment Management Solution (Charles River IMS). With a long term view, heavy investment in R&D and singular focus on the front and middle office, Charles River has helped large and small firms achieve better investment decisions and reduce costs.
Charles River IMS supports the full range of financial products, from basic asset class-specific products to solution oriented and complex multi-asset products. Key components include:
Charles River IMS meets the diverse and demanding requirements of institutional asset managers, banks, wealth managers, hedge funds, pensions and insurers. Its enterprise-class scalability and performance have made it the trusted platform for approximately one third of the world’s managed security investments.
Charles River is privately held and owned entirely by the firm’s management – an ownership structure maintained since the firm’s founding in 1984. Members of the Management Team are recognized industry experts who have been with Charles River, on average, for 10 years.
Tom Driscoll oversees global sales, marketing and business development as well as EMEA and Asia Pacific operations at Charles River. Tom joined the firm in 1994 and has helped grow its global organization and client base. Tom previously served as CFO for a private equity firm, and managed sales, marketing and client services for Greystone Technology. Tom holds a BS in Electrical Engineering from Worcester Polytechnic Institute, and an MS in Computer Engineering from Northeastern University.
Cameron Field oversees the firm's Asia-Pacific region. Since joining Charles River in 2000, Cameron has helped establish and grow both European and Asia-Pacific operations. Previously, Cameron served in management roles at Macintosh Hamson Hoare Govett, Bankers Trust Australia, ANZ Treasury, Princeton Financial Systems, and State Street Australia Ltd. Cameron graduated from the Royal Military College, Duntroon, and holds a BBus in Business Banking and Finance from Monash University.
Vice President of Sales, Americas
Matt Daly oversees Charles River’s sales organization in the Americas, including Canada and LATAM. Matt joined Charles River in 2004 and has helped grow the firm’s client base across the region. Previously, Matt held consultant and technology positions at Accenture and OM Technology. Matt holds a BS in Chemical Engineering from the University of Connecticut.
Peter Lambertus founded Charles River Development in 1984 and serves as the firm’s President and CEO. Previously, Pete worked at Stone & Webster Engineering Corp. in nuclear engineering and computer systems development. He served as an officer in the US Navy nuclear submarine force and has a BS in Electrical Engineering from Purdue University.
Dave Weber provides strategic operational management for Charles River, overseeing the finance, accounting, human resources and legal departments. Dave has 19 years of financial and operational management experience. Prior to joining Charles River, Dave served as VP of Worldwide and International Finance & Operations for Sybase, CFO at Context Integration, and Senior VP at eForce. He holds a BS in Economics from Purdue University.
Charles River is always looking to strengthen its global team. If you have superior business analysis, software development, testing, or implementation skills and experience in the financial services industry, we would like to meet you. Our employees are talented, motivated, able to work in a fast-paced environment, and generously-compensated for their efforts.
Why Charles River?
"By maintaining consistently-high selection standards, we have assembled a talented and passionate team of professionals who are dedicated to delivering superior technology, products, and services. As a result, the Charles River Investment Management Solution is the market-leading front and middle office application for institutional investment managers."
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I worked at Charles River Development full-time (More than 3 years)
Great place to work, long history of growth and expansion. Cutting edge technology used at the worlds top financial companies
Same as most tech companies, rapid pace, dynamic priorities, software is never perfect, location ca be a challenge for some with 128 commute
Advice to Management
Continue focus on customer needs and pushing the engineering team to deliver. Hold more "culture" events to unite the different teams and give them an opportunity to mingle and relaz
I applied through college or university. The process took 1 day. I interviewed at Charles River Development (Boston, MA) in February 2017.
first round is a phone interview held by HR, all technical questions such as what is swap, bond duration, convexity. 3 interviews with managers of different groups, 1 analytical test and 1 essay.