Moody’s – Managing Director, Head of Development

Leadership Capital Group is pleased to announce the appointment of Art Prifti as
Managing Director, Head of Development for Moody’s


Art Prifti
Managing Director, Head of Development
Art brings to Moody’s Investor Services more than 20 years of experience as a global technology leader, accomplished in the design and delivery of cost-effective, high-performance technology solutions in the financial services industry.

Throughout his career, Art has been an application development leader who has effectively adapted to change and embraced ambiguity. He has a strong background of imagination and innovation and is externally focused with strong interpersonal and communications skills. Art’s leadership in the financial industry spans large fundamental companies such as General Electric, Citibank, Paine Webber, AIG and the Bank of New York. Art boasts a range of expertise in everything from treasury application portfolios and various banking application platforms to project/program management and business analysis.

Art is a known speaker in the financial community and holds a duel Bachelor’s degree of Arts and Science from Fordham University.

About Moody’s
Moody’s is an essential component of the global capital markets, providing credit ratings, research, tools and analysis that contribute to transparent and integrated financial markets. With revenue of $2.2B+ and a global headcount of greater than 4500, Moody’s Corporation provides credit ratings and related research, data, and analytical tools; risk management software; and quantitative credit risk measures, credit portfolio management solutions, and training services in the United States, Europe, the Middle East, and Africa.

Moody’s Corporation (NYSE: MCO) is the parent company of Moody’s Investors Service (MIS) and Moody’s Analytics (MA), with the MIS segment publishing credit ratings on a range of debt obligations disseminated through a variety of print and electronic media, including the Internet and real-time information systems, which is used by securities traders and investors. The ratings business equates to roughly 60+% of Moody’s revenue and 80% of the profit. The MA segment develops a range of products and services that support the risk management activities of institutional participants in financial markets. It also distributes investor-oriented research and data, including research on debt issuers, industry studies, and commentary on topical events developed by MIS as part of its rating process. The analytics business delivers roughly 40% of Moody’s revenue and remains the largest growth engine/opportunity for the corporation (through acquisition).

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