Russel Parentela is responsible for managing Bloomberg’s core terminal analytics and surveillance of Cash Structured Product securities. His focus is on large scale solutions and product development linked to current market and stimulus initiatives. Prior to joining Bloomberg, Mr. Parentela was a Managing Director, Head of Structured Credit Analytics at BNY Mellon. Before BNY Mellon, Mr. Parentela was a Managing Director at ZAIS Group, LLC where he managed the Structured Credit Advisory Services Group which performed portfolio diagnostics, model valuation/validation and asset monitoring. Mr. Parentela was also the Chief Operating Officer of ZAIS Solutions, LLC, responsible for ZAIS Group's quantitative research, system development, and mid-office data processing and IT infrastructure.
Prior to ZAIS Group, Mr. Parentela spent 14 years in Bear Stearns’ Fixed Income Department as Senior Managing Director, where he was responsible for the Analytics Securitization and Surveillance Group. He previously worked in Deloitte & Touche's Structured Transaction Group.
Mr. Parentela has a B.S.A. from Villanova University.