CHICAGO, Aug. 1, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, Barchart, a leading provider of financial market data and technology, announced that Bryant Sheehy has been named Head of Institutional Sales. Sheehy will be responsible for expanding Barchart's institutional reach into financial services, commodities, media and technology. Sheehy will focus on three core product lines: data feeds, managed web solutions and software. Each of these core product lines are powered by an extensive ecosystem of Barchart market data and information.
"I'm joining Barchart at an exciting time as they are focusing even more on furthering their institutional reach. With the amount of data we maintain and our leading technology, we will continue to grow as a competitive force in the marketplace," says Sheehy. "Seeing that Barchart can power an entire enterprise solution to the needs of a start-up makes this an exciting place to work and further my career," added Sheehy.
"Bryant brings a very strong background in financial data, sales and business development," says Mark Haraburda, CEO of Barchart. "Bryant also brings a mixture of diverse industry knowledge from fintech to media, and product knowledge, from the types of APIs used by an individual quant to the data needs of a global financial services business. His experience will complement our team very well," added Haraburda.
Previous to Barchart, Sheehy spent over 10 years in data licensing and business development with Zacks Investment Research. Sheehy graduated from the University of California, Berkeley.
For more information about Barchart's institutional market data and trading solutions, please visit www.barchart.com/solutions.
Barchart is a leading provider of market data and services to the global financial, media, and commodity industries. Our diversified client base trusts Barchart's innovative Solutions across data, software, and technology to power their operations from front to back office, while our Media brands enable financial and commodity professionals to make decisions through web content, news, and publications. For more information, please visit www.barchart.com/solutions and www.barchart.com.
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