About the Speaker
Gregg Rapaport is a Managing Director of Strategy and New Business Development with the Depository Trust and Clearing Corporation. Mr. Rapaport has been actively involved in the OTC Derivatives marketplace since 1989. Since joining DTCC in 2006, Mr. Rapaport has been actively involved in the design and implementation of the Trade Information Warehouse (TIW) including the current initiative to leverage distributed ledger technology (blockchain), trade reporting across the various swap data reporting regimes within the Global Trade Repository (GTR), and DTCC’s global legal entity data joint venture, Clarient. Additionally, Mr. Rapaport has worked closely with other infrastructure providers in the areas of confirmation, portfolio reconciliation, clearing, and static data to ensure standardization and consistency of process across the industry as well as participating in numerous industry initiatives including, most recently, the IBOR transition.
Prior to DTCC, Mr. Rapaport was a consultant to a broad range of service providers in the industry. Previously, Mr. Rapaport served as Director – North American Derivative Operations for Deutsche Bank. Prior to that, Mr. Rapaport served as the Chief Administrative Officer of Mizuho Capital Markets, a market-maker of OTC Derivatives. He also served as a Senior Director of Global Trading Operations at Continental Bank in Chicago. Mr. Rapaport started his career in 1983 at Ernst & Whinney where he was a Senior Manager in their National Cash Management Consulting Group. Mr. Rapaport graduated from the Wharton School of Finance and Commerce at the University of Pennsylvania in 1983.