MiddleLink is a leading financial technology provider with products focused in the Middle office and Risk management spaces. MiddleLink is driven by a solid management team with industry respected subject matter expertise and proven track record. Decades of experience interacting with top notch firms has helped MiddleLink carve out the industryâ€™s best practices and develop niche products.
Chief Executive Officer
Ravi Sankar is a Co-Founder of MiddleLink Technologies. Ravi has managed several teams that have developed reporting, billing, risk, trade allocation, and omnibus clearing systems. Prior to MiddleLink, Ravi worked at RBC interfacing internal systems with Fidessa and BPSA (Broadridge). Prior to its acquisition by RBC, Ravi was at Carlin Financial Group, where he developed and maintained all the middle office systems including omnibus clearing with GSEC. Prior to Carlin, Ravi held various technology positions at Goldman Sachs and AT&T.
Chief Operating Officer
Steven Gelles serves as the Chief Operating Officer of MiddleLink and is the Managing Member of Sage Investors Venture Investment Fund LLC. Mr. Gelles is the Managing General Partner of Sage Investors, L.P. an investment management firm he founded in 1988. Sage provides portfolio management, venture capital, real estate management, investment banking and family office services to a number of high net worth families. Steven was a founder of OSI Pharmaceuticals (OSIP) a public biotechnology company sold in 2010 to Astellas Pharma. Steven was also an investor and the investment banker to 4 Connections, LLC a private dark fiber operator sold to Cablevision in 2008. He also advised the investor group which purchased Ultralife Corp. from Kodak. Steven earned an M.B.A. with Distinction from the Harvard Business School and graduated Magna Cum Laude with a degree in Accounting and Decision Sciences from the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania.