Our Firm


Razor Risk is a leading provider of risk management technology and consulting solutions to financial institutions worldwide. Established in 1999, Razor Risk has successfully delivered solutions to proactively measure and manage risk and capital in the Americas, Europe, Australia and Asia.

Headquartered in the heart of The City in London, with a Development Centre of Excellence in Sydney, the company’s traditional home, Razor Risk is now set for a period of sustained growth.

Our main focus is based on providing fast, powerful and flexible solutions to today’s and tomorrow’s risk and capital management problems posed by the ever changing economic and financial world as well as the increasing demands placed on Financial Services Institutions by Governments and Regulators.

With a comprehensive development roadmap, our market leading software solution Razor™ will continue to be the cornerstone of our proposition.


About Parabellum Investments

Parabellum Investments is a privately-owned, international investment firm with offices in London, Frankfurt, Dubai and Sydney, which provides operational support and finance to small and medium sized companies looking to grow domestically and internationally.

The firm has extensive experience and expertise across business services and in highly specialist sectors such as banking and finance, oilfield resources and defence.

Parabellum Investments uses its own funds and also brings operational experience to support long-term investment strategies. As an entrepreneurial investor, the firm works with management teams to add value and actively drive growth.

Our People

Richard Bennett

CEO


Richard joined Razor Risk as CEO in July 2019. He has extensive experience of working with financial institutions worldwide, assisting firms in managing enterprise risk efficiently while meeting local regulatory guidelines and standards. He has worked for financial software companies including IT&e, Algorithmics, Infinity Financial Technology and BIS Banking Systems, where it was his role to help clients manage and control the risks from their banking and trading activities. He was also active in shaping client’s responses to the changing regulatory environment.

Immediately before joining Razor Risk, Richard worked as CEO for Causality, providing consultancy in technology and business innovation. Before that he was VP Market Management, Regulatory Reporting at Wolters Kluwer.
As an expert in risk management and regulatory change, Richard has been a speaker at technology and financial industry forums for many years. Topics have included managing change in the risk and regulatory management space, achieving transparency across an enterprise and the evolution of regulatory risk models.

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Rami Cassis

Chairman


Rami Cassis is Chairman of Razor Risk Technologies and the founder and CEO of Parabellum Investments, a privately-owned, international investment firm focusing on mid-market companies. The firm has specialist capability in the banking and financial services sector, where its other investments include IE Digital and Parseq.

Prior to founding Parabellum Investments, Rami was the CEO and founder of Parseq plc. Under his leadership Parseq plc. was awarded numerous accolades by Fast Track, which were published in the Sunday Times including Profit Track 100, Buyout Track 100 and Technology Track 100.

Previously, Rami was the Managing Director of Atos Origin’s Business Process Outsourcing unit and prior to Atos he was a principal adviser, to the Government and private sector, at KPMG. Earlier in his career, he was Operations and Business Director for Schlumberger in numerous positions across the Middle East, Central Africa and Asia. Rami holds a degree in Aerospace Engineering and Mathematical Physics from the University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia.

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Peter Walsh

Global Head of Sales


Peter Walsh, Razor Risk, is a banker by trade (ACIB) and a qualified practitioner in managing IT intensive programmes allied to a lifetime of City-based roles and experiences. His experience and knowledge of the risk management and management disciplines helps provide clarity – and, with his background in banking, regulatory compliance and risk systems he is uniquely placed to discuss and describe how technology enablers can be deployed to deliver effective and efficient solutions in the most demanding situations, including the bewildering array of regulations and changes that will be affecting collateral, margining and associated risk management.

Contact

+44 7771 633168
peter.walsh@razor-risk.com

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Todd Cooper

Global Head of Development and QA


Todd has over 15 years’ experience in business analysis, design development implementation, integration, testing and operations of systems in financial institutions in Australia and Europe.

Contact

+61 450 607 050
todd.cooper@razor-risk.com

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