Mr. Rahi Racharla is a Technology and Management Expert with over 21 years in his rich career. It is a great honor to have him be a part of the Moon Family. Just before he joined the Moon Family he has held a very important portfolio of being the CIO of the Multi Commodity Exchange (MCX), Mumbai, India, one of the largest commodity exchanges in the world. Here has was in charge of real time exchange system. He was also responsible for evaluating and enhancing various real time systems for aligning the business strategy with technological capabilities.
Rahi started his education in Industrial Engineering, went on to do a Masters in Finance and eventually an MS in Computer Science from UPenn, USA. He joins the Moon Family having had tremendous experience in understanding Blockchain and nanosecond order matching engine and working with Regulatory bodies. He also comes with domain experience in Exchange Technology, Investment Banking, HFT’s and Software Products. This is apart from his prowess in many other critical areas. He has held key positions with many international firms that are names to be reckoned with.
Relevant to what the Moon Family is planning, Rahi has experience with Dow Jones Markets in New Jersey, building communication layers portable across the platforms that supports distributed computing at lightning speed and true multicasting. Then moving on, he joined Tullett Liberty PLC, NY, USA, where he created hybrid electronic trading systems that helped the company enrich their businesses. Also, with Tullett Prebon Holdings, Inc, NY, USA, he planned and implemented an electronic trading platform end to-end across the globe in a record time of 6 months from conception to implementation which is a tremendous feat. After this he was also the Global Technology Director and Architect BFSI of HCL Technologies, to migrate and enhance Electronic Trading platforms’ development, QA and support work for clients. More recently, he has been the Executive Director and Head of APAC Equity Trading of JP Morgan Chase, building strategic OMS for equity and derivatives trading systems and design, development, deployment and support of the Equity trading systems for the APAC region.
"We are really excited that Rahi is joining the leadership executive team as our first international C suite executive. He has great vision for product development and delivery that will support our mission to revolutionize the digital assets industry," said Tony Lee, Founding Financial Controller, MoonX.
Nithin Palavalli, CEO of MoonX said “We are very pleased to welcome Rahi to our team, Rahi’s profile is rare in exchange space, as a product leader he has an excellent combination of tech, business and product knowledge due to his vast and diverse experience in the last 20-plus years. We look forward to working with Rahi to enhance our overarching strategies in these crucial growth areas for the digital assets industry together”