|WATCH/READ/SEE: Five Minutes With Robert Newhouse (April 2009)|
|Location||New York, NY|
He became the company's first CEO in February of 2011.
Before launching Victor Technologies, Newhouse co-founded and held the position of senior executive of Ballista Securities. He was the company's first CEO but stepped down from Ballista in December 2009.  The brokerage then appointed Mark Monahan to the position.
Prior to starting Ballista, Newhouse held the position of CTO at TORC Financial, the vendor of TradeSpeed, in addition to CTO of Orbit II Partners, an options market-making firm. Previous to Orbit, Newhouse played an early role at Island ECN, assisting in the development and implementation of the first equity ECN.
MarketsWiki Questions: Exploring Financial Technology
Newhouse spoke at the MarketsWiki Questions: Exploring Financial Technology event on October 5, 2011 in Chicago. He addressed Question 7: What, in terms of technology, is missing in the financial markets?
Newhouse participated in the MarketsWiki Questions: Exploring Financial Technology interactive video series. See his responses to the following questions:
- Q3: Whose responsibility is risk management technology today – exchanges, firms, brokers – and what is the best solution for risk management? (July 13, 2011)
- Q4: How is regulation driving technology in the derivatives space? (August 3, 2011)
- Q6: What impact will technology have on high frequency trading, beyond improving speed? (September 14, 2011)