Patrick Archer

Sales Director for Continental Europe and Africa, e-Front-BlackRock

Patrick Archer is the Head of Sales of eFront solutions for Continental Europe and Africa within BlackRock Solutions. He is leading the sales team across industry segments, working with prospective clients to assess their needs and sell appropriate risk reporting, analytics and investment platform solutions.

Prior to join eFront in 2015, Mr Archer was EMEA head of Sales at Horizon Software offering equity derivatives trading and market making solutions. Prior to join Horizon software, he spent 13 years in sales and senior sales positions with various financial software providers such as Thomson Reuters, Murex or Linadata where he was responsible for revenue growth across a wide range of products and services for Investment banks, Asset Managers and Hedge Funds.

Patrick Archer earned a Ms degree in Management from Toulouse Business School and a MSc degree in Mechanics from Université Paul Sabatier in Toulouse.