Laxmi Ramanath

Laxmi Ramanath

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Bachelor of Science in Physics with an MBA in Systems Management

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Laxmi created La Meer Inc. in 2010 to help organizations address the profound regulatory changes after the Financial crisis of 2008. She has over 25 years of worldwide experience in building complex financial market systems. She is an expert on worldwide financial markets in capital markets , banking and market regulations Laxmi has worked in organizations like Citigroup, Silicon Valley Bank and CMC Limited on complex applications for On-line Trading, Credit Data warehouse, Integrated Treasury, Derivatives Processing system, Internet Banking for Private banking, Corporate banking

Laxmi has brought her vision, passion and deep financial markets experience into creating La Meer’s GRACE solutions. La Meer’s products address the latest regulatory compliance expectations, risk management and client management needs in Banks, Broker-dealers, Wealth Advisors, Hedge funds and Pensions.

GRACE helps organizations meet the latest specific expectations of SEC, FINRA, OCC, FCA, ESMA and other worldwide financial regulators when they come for examinations. GRACE with its integrated approach to client management, compliance and risk management offers great operational efficiency in managing the needed processes, provides clients the transparency and protections they deserve, and the compliance staff the ability to prevent violations as soon as they occur.

The State-of-the-Art GRACE solution suite is built on the market leading Oracle stack. Requirements around availability, reliability, redundancy, resilience, data protection and data privacy. segregation of rights are inherent in the platform. Easy to implement, web-tablet-mobile enabled GRACE’s modular architecture helps firms to have the benefits of a custom solution, allowing them to pick and choose the modules they need and only pay for it. The platform is ready to use from day one, reducing costs and increasing value in the organisation to create an immediate return on investment. It is a pay as you go service. Turning on new modules is just the turn on a button so none of the existing users will have any change. The GRACE advantage is that the system is already integrated by design, so customers do not need to spend to integrate multiple solutions to get the single source of truth solution. GRACE can be easily integrated to source systems to enhance its capability to include all the data needs

She also runs the San Francisco Chapter of Professional Risk Managers International Association (PRMIA) and is an active member of the 100WomeninFinance as well as National Society for Compliance Professionals.