Mr. Hirschhorn joins BGC with more than 25 years of experience in technology roles across the financial services industry. In his recent positions, he managed global teams of more than 500 people and was responsible for directing hundreds of millions of dollars in technology-related investments. His most recent roles included Global Head of Rates and FICC eTrading Technology at Bank of America Merrill Lynch. Prior to that, he was Chief Technology Officer of Fixed Income at Morgan Stanley. Before that, he held various senior trading technology positions at Citigroup including Global Head of FX Technology, Global Head of Electronic Credit, and Chair of the Capital Markets eCommerce Technology Working Group. Mr. Hirschhorn’s career also includes having been a Senior Vice President at Lehman Brothers in the Fixed Income Technology area. He also spent 12 years at Chase Manhattan Bank and its predecessors, where he built and managed several technology-related businesses and functions.
Mr. Hirschhorn earned his Bachelor of Engineering Degree in Mechanical Engineering from the Cooper Union for the Advancement of Science and Art.