Founder and CTO
Raffi stated his career with a BS in Computer & Systems Engineering in 1993 from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute and an MBA from Fairleigh Dickinson University in 2003.
In 1995, Raffi joined Chancellor Capital Management (acquired by INVESCO) as an generalist + automation specialist, ultimately excelling to help desk manager and Director of IT Infrastructure for the New York region.
In 2006, he assisted in the startup of Canaras Capital Management. In the fall of 2008, Raffi and his wife Aline formed an MSP specialized in the financial services industry help small investment firms with technical, compliance, and cybersecurity.
Raffi holds a Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP) since 2005 and is a member of the US Secret Service Cyber Fraud Task Force and FBI’s Infragard. Raffi also participates as the President of CompTIA’s Cybersecurity Community Leadership Council and participates on their Information Sharing and Analysis Organization (ISAO).Raffi previously was an advisor to ASCII, the largest IT services industry group.