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Sergio Silva

Sergio Silva

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Sergio Silva is Sales Director at Fireblocks, an accessible digital asset security platform that helps financial institutions protect digital assets from theft. Sergio is a crypto and NFT enthusiast, and a cross-asset derivatives sales-trading specialist with 11 years of experience in equities, FX, rates, and credit markets. Prior to joining Fireblocks, he was Director of Equity Derivatives and Latam Structured Products at Barclays. During his tenure at Barclays, he gained extensive experience in covering US-based accounts for equity derivative products across a wide range, including hedge funds, asset managers, and cross-asset accounts. He was also an Associate and Analyst for Goldman Sachs, where he generated trade ideas across the macro product spectrum by working with the company’s research, strategy, and trading teams.

Professional Experience


Academic History

EARLY CAREER

  • At Barclays, he had direct responsibility for business development and offshore equity derivatives sales trading coverage of Israeli, Brazilian, and Colombian institutional clients.

  • At Goldman Sachs, he trained, mentored, and managed junior analysts in client relationship management, product execution, and general business practices.

  • He also generated and oversaw daily flow sales for the Andean institutional client franchise.

  • During his internship at Goldman Sachs, he rotated through Prime Brokerage, Volatility, and Synthetics groups.

 

AFFILIATIONS AND INVOLVEMENT

  • Founder & Chairman Emeritus, The Investment Society, UTSA

  • Bike MS NYC Elite 200 Club Member, National MS Society

 

MEDIA AND APPEARANCE

  • Sergio has appeared as a guest on Real Vision.