Ric L. Paben

Analyst

610.738.4631 office

720.209.6836 cellular

Ric L. Paben

Ric is a Consultant with over 10 years of investment operations and technology consulting experience. He is an accomplished business analyst with a strong technology background. His focus is on is on middle and back office transformation and implementation projects. Ric has proven ability to interact effectively with cross-functional teams; and is adept at preparing documentation including requirements, design, process flows, test plans, and user interfaces. His expertise ranges from database queries and administration, to sophisticated reporting and investment application experience – as such, he can translate data in a meaningful way from technology to business teams.
 
Prior to joining Meradia, Ric served as a Senior Consultant for a leading investment research and consulting company. There he executed projects including a data management assessment at Legg Mason for a centralized reporting warehouse across their affiliates, a BlackRock Aladdin implementation at Capital Group, and an impact assessment of the transition from CRD to Aladdin for fixed income trading at American Century. Prior to that, Ric was a Mutual Fund Accountant in investment operations, and evolved to Senior Portfolio Accountant and Business Analyst roles for an investment firm with over $200 billion AUM. There he performed daily accounting for 40 Act mutual funds, reconciled sub-advised and separately-managed accounts, and monitored trade operations and cash management.
 
Ric holds a degree in Accounting from Tunxis Community College and studied Computer Programming at Community College of Aurora. Outside of the office, Ric enjoys cycling and travel.