PRMIA New York
New RD Announcement

PRMIA announces today the appointment of Qi Fu as the new Regional Director of the New York Chapter.  Qi is Vice President – Mortgage/Equity Derivatives Model Validation, Credit for Credit Suisse.

Qi will be replacing Ken Radigan as Regional Director of the New York Chapter.  As chapter leader he and the New York Steering Committee plan to –

  • Continue to develop thought leadership forums for banking regulatory initiatives (i.e. CCAR, FRTB)
  • Continue to build and solidify partnerships with peer professional organizations and other PRMIA chapters
  • Boost engagement within Steering Committee and PRMIA community with social and networking events

PRMIA would like to take this opportunity to thank Ken Radigan for his contributions to the New York chapter and PRMIA. Ken served the New York membership as Regional Director from August 2014 – December 2015 and has continued to build the New York chapter and has been a key factor in elevating PRMIA New York into one of PRMIA’s most successful and dynamic chapters. PRMIA is extremely grateful that Ken will continues his support for PRMIA as a NY Steering Committee member, NY Advisory Committee member and as the Treasurer for PRMIA’s Board of Directors.

PRMIA would like to acknowledge the Steering Committee members of the New York chapter that will help the chapter achieve their goals, please find the members below. 

Regional Directors

  • Qi Fu, VP, Credit Suisse

Steering Committee

  • Abhishek Ojha, VP, Credit Suisse
  • Cynthia Williams, Deputy Regional Director, Director, Credit Suisse
  • David Daich, Corporate Vice President, New York Life
  • David Zhang, Managing Director, Credit Suisse
  • Emily Slocum, Head of Middle Office Recruitment, GQR Global Markets
  • Eugene Neduv, VP Solutions, FNA
  • Jeff Tornick, Quantitative Research Associate, Cornerstone Capital Management
  • Keith Waitt, Director of Corporate Partnerships-Americas, PRMIA
  • Ken Radigan , Chief Risk Officer US & Bermuda, Aspen
  • Kruskal Hewitt , J-Power
  • Maria Nizza , Senior Director, Alvarez & Marsal Valuation Services, LLC
  • Mark Abbott , Managing Director, Quantitative Risk Mgmt , Guardian Life
  • Michael Ivie , Manager, Finance & Risk, Accenture
  • S.C. Arnold Chu, Principal Examiner , Federal Housing and Finance Agency
  • Scarlett Zhou, Associate, Rapid Ratings International
  • Sol Steinberg, Deputy Regional Director, VP Valuation & Risk , LCH Swapclear
  • Timothy S. Wilks, Insurance Development Executive, Rapid Ratings

Advisory Committee

  • Abraham Thomas , Senior VP - Regulatory , Citigroup
  • Brandon Gregorius , Vice President , York Capital Management
  • Bruce Fox, SVP Derivatives, Genworth
  • Dan Rodriguez , Managing Director, Systematic Market-Making Group and Equity Division, Credit-Suisse
  • David O'Donovan, Business Development Manager, Murex
  • Donald (Don) Wesnofske, Executive , RiskOfficer, Inc
  • Frederic Siboulet, Principal, iEpsilon
  • Lawrence Prybylski, Partner, Ernst & Young LLP
  • Monel Amin, Head of Risk Startegy, Arthance
  • Navin Sharma , Director, Risk and Quantitative Analysis, BLACKROCK
  • Robert Iommazzo, Partner , SEBA International
  • Ron D'Vari , CEO, New Oak
  • Ruth Whaley, Principal, Barset Consluting LLC
  • Susan Ma , Director, Independent
  • Thomas Day , Managing Director, PwC