experts who've been there
Strategies that work
Advice you can rely on

About Us


Why Derivati?

We offer a range of consulting services, all designed to help your company reach its potential. Whether you're looking for a small tweak or complete overhaul, we have you covered. Our services are available a la carte so you can get precisely what you need.    

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Our Approach

Derivati support a selection of models to work within budgets and timeframes to maximize projects and initiatives:

Fixed > Fixed price per defined project scope

Standard > Day rate for ongoing or defined timeframe

Flex > Adhoc pay as you go, accrued / billed monthly 

Our Team

Managing Director




 Jaki Walsh specializes in derivative and operational strategies for the buy-side in a challenging and evolving market . With over 15 years of global experience, she has the unique benefit of having sell-side, buy-side,  service provider and fintech start-up experience. Prior to founding Derivati Consulting, Jaki was Chief Product Officer of Sernova Financial, Head of EMEA OTC Product at CME Group and held various roles at F&C Investments including Group Derivatives Operational Officer.

Subject Matter experts


Sample Profiles:


A senior post-trade derivatives and market infrastructure strategist and leader with broad experience gained from business development, product management, leadership and strategic advisory positions. Excellent post-trade collateral, clearing and settlement knowledge and a frequent speaker at major industry conferences and media events. A demonstrable track record of developing results-focused relationships with a wide range of industry participants including top tier banks, mid-tier banks, asset managers and infrastructure providers.


A senior financial services director with over 20 years’ experience working for leading investment banks. Significant expertise in building and developing high-performing teams covering middle office and operations functions in the fixed income and OTC derivatives markets. Most recently I have been involved in the implementation and development of HSBC’s OTC derivative client clearing business.

Project Managers, Business Analysts & operations support


Sample Profiles: 

Business Analyst with a proven record in both identifying and achieving system change requirements within high-profile finance / trading environments. Articulate and knowledgeable; excel in representing IT to the business and vice-versa. Key strengths in identifying & analysing current and future business needs, finding synergies, granulizing business requirements, maintaining compliance, and increasing both financial & productivity efficiencies. 


Product Analyst with 5 years experience implementing projects across financial services  and technology systems. Experienced analysing internal workflow process to identify areas of enhancement, developing and implementing change management and assessing business requirements