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Expert resume of Joseph P. Bauman

P.R.I.M.E. Finance Management Board; Board of Directors, PRIME Finance Dispute Resolution and Education Foundation (US); Affiliate, Rutter Associates LLC; former Chief Administrative Officer, Athilon Group Holdings Corp; former Chairman, ISDA; P.R.I.M.E. Finance Expert

Joseph Bauman has over 40 years’ experience in finance and over 30 years’ in the global derivatives markets. Currently Mr. Bauman is an Affiliate of Rutter Associates LLC, a leading financial risk management consulting firm with expertise in financial risk assessment, valuation, model development, financial market forensics and dispute resolution support. Previously Mr. Bauman was the Chief Administrative Officer of Athilon Structured Investment Advisors LLC, a New York based investment and risk management firm. Before joining Athilon, Mr. Bauman was a co-founder of Primus Guaranty Ltd., and was its Chief Financial Officer from 2000 through 2003. He served on the boards of both Athilon and Primus during their formative years.

Prior to Primus, Mr. Bauman was Managing Director and headed Bank of America's Derivatives Sales and Structuring team for North America, and its International Financial Management team. He has also held business management positions with Citibank's Global Derivatives Group and various positions at Chemical Bank including head of its Global Swaps Group and Asia Regional Treasurer.

Mr. Bauman is a former Chairman of the International Swaps and Derivatives Association (ISDA) (1993-1994), and member of ISDA's Board of Directors (1989-1999). He was also a Founding Director of the International Association of Financial Engineers.  Mr. Bauman has been an active representative for the derivatives industry, speaking in numerous forums including testimony before U.S. Congressional committees, the Financial Accounting Standards Board, and international regulatory bodies.  He received his B.A. from Rutgers University and his Master of Public Administration from the Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania.

Mr. Bauman is a member of the P.R.I.M.E. Finance Panel of Experts.