As chief technology officer, Steven Silberstein is responsible for the development and execution of SunGard’s technology strategy.
Mr. Silberstein has a successful record of building and operating high performance software-based technology businesses, as well as architecting solutions to meet challenging technical problems in financial services. Most recently, he was chief information officer and head of operations for Chi-X Global, operating in Tokyo, Singapore and Toronto. Previously, he was a managing director at Lehman Brothers, where he served as the global head of its prime brokerage product, responsible for the quantitative prime brokerage, product management, clearing, custody and servicing aspects of the business. Prior to that, he was chief information officer of the firm’s global equities division, where he co-led Lehman Brothers’s move into electronic and quantitative execution, as well as the deployment of its LX ATS platform and other internalization products. Before Lehman Brothers, Mr. Silberstein ran FAME Information Services, a leading provider of decision support solutions, which was acquired by SunGard in 2004.
Mr. Silberstein is an adjunct professor at Fordham University Graduate School of Business and a member of the Leadership Council of Rensselaer Lally School of Management. In addition, he is a development partner of Acumen, a non-profit organization that raises charitable donations to invest in companies, leaders and ideas that are changing the way the world tackles poverty.
He holds a B.S. in mathematics from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute.