Managing Director, Global Head of Credit Risk Solutions
Whit leads Credit Risk Solutions (CRS), which encompasses many of the core credit assets within Market Intelligence and the downstream delivery of rating intellectual property. In this role, Whit is responsible for the general management of the business, including optimizing growth of existing products and accelerating growth for developing products. More recently, Whit also led the global Credit Solutions group and the expansion of the growth-focused Credit Analytics group.
He has 20 years of industry experience focused primarily in the capital and commodity markets. Prior to joining Market Intelligence, he worked on the Corporate Strategy and M&A team at Cargill, a global commodity and energy company based in Minneapolis. In this role, he split his time between leading M&A transactions and internal strategy projects both at the corporate and business unit level. Additionally, he served as a Vice President in the Institutional Equity Derivatives group at Morgan Stanley in London and New York.
Whit holds a B.A. degree in Economics from Hamilton College and an MBA from the Darden Business School at University of Virginia. He currently serves as a member of The University of Virginia’s Darden School of Business Corporate Advisory Board and chairs the Corporate Engagement Committee.