Chief Information Officer
Mr. Buis was previously chief technology officer at The Carlyle Group in Washington, D.C., where he led the fund-of-funds and hedge-fund technology practices as well as information security, operations, and engineering. In this role, he developed and refined the technology for Carlyle’s trading platforms, controls, and investor support services.
Prior to joining The Carlyle Group, Mr. Buis was responsible for trading architecture and back-office technology at Bridgewater Associates. He began his career with Ernst & Young in 1988, and has worked with Goldman Sachs, J.P. Morgan, Credit Suisse, and Citco, among other financial firms, in various strategic initiatives.
Mr. Buis has taught at Auckland University, published a role-playing computer game, and designed an application to help the New Zealand yachting team win the Whitbread Round the World Yacht Race. He graduated with an MSc with honors and BSc, both in computer science, from Auckland University.
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