About Us

Learn about Vela's history and meet our leadership team, employees and partners.

Leader in high speed electronic trading technology

Vela is a global financial technology provider of high performance trading, market data, and analytics technology solutions. Vela offers an end-to-end multi-asset Direct Market Access (DMA) platform connected to over 60 global exchanges; high-performance and low-latency market data and market access; industry leading pre-trade risk controls; post-trade processing; trading analytics; plus, a front-end for price discovery, execution, and risk management. Vela clients benefit from award-winning managed services, customer support, and world-class professional services from an experienced team comprised of seasoned financial services industry experts and cutting-edge technologists.

Vela has offices in Europe, US and Asia supporting traders, market makers, financial institutions and other market participants worldwide.



Wide reaching network of partners

Leadership Team

Jennifer Nayar Aaron Wald Christopher Nagy Keith Cacciola Dan Rooney Rob Lane Brendan O'Sullivan Gerry Turner Ollie Cadman Brian Cassin Rob Hanley Tenisha Benoit Wendy Chan


Our working environment is demanding and fast paced. Responsibilities are varied and hard work is well rewarded.

There are opportunities for a wide range of skills and backgrounds across the company. Review our open positions to see if a career at Vela is right for you.

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