John Olesky

Managing Director, Global Co-head Loan Platforms @ IHS Markit

John Olesky is Managing Director, Global Co-head of IHS Markit’s Loan Platforms business. He is responsible for the design and strategic direction of multiple platforms and products including ClearPar, Notice Manager, Custodian Services, Position Reconciliation, Loan Reference Data, Loan Processor and IHS Markit’s distributed ledger platform, Stax. With the acquisition of Ipreo, John is also responsible for Debtdomain, the leading deal room platform for syndicated loans.

Mr. Olesky joined Markit in 2010 as part of its acquisition of ClearPar from FIS and is based in New York. He represents IHS Markit in market-wide strategic initiatives and works closely with the LSTA, LMA, APLMA, partner vendors and market leaders to define solutions that will help drive innovation and greater efficiency.

Mr. Olesky holds a Bachelor of Arts in Economics and a Master of Science in Computer Engineering from the University of Florida. Most recently, he completed the LEAD program in Corporate Innovation at Stanford University.