Peter Durkan – Chief Executive Officer, Lucera

Peter DurkanPeter is the Chief Executive Officer and co-founder of Lucera, a leading technology service provider that offers high-performance, on-demand infrastructure for the FX sector. Before starting Lucera, Peter was Director of Technology for high frequency trading at Cantor Fitzgerald. Previous to that, he held senior technology and trading roles at First Derivatives.

During his career Peter has conceived, designed and built a number of large-scale trading and analysis platforms and he continues to be actively involved in system architecture and implementation.

Peter graduated from the National University of Ireland, Galway, in 2002.