Amar Kuchinad

Senior Managing Director
Business Operations

Amar Kuchinad is a Senior Managing Director at Pretium, where he focuses on the use of technology, data, and analytics, both for internal business process and decision-making, as well as for external commercial opportunities.

Prior to joining Pretium in 2019, Mr. Kuchinad was Chief Strategy Officer at Trumid Financial, which operates a marketplace for institutional investors and dealers in corporate bonds. He joined Trumid from Electronifie, where he was CEO and Founder, upon Electronifie’s acquisition by Trumid in 2017. Previously, Mr. Kuchinad was a Senior Policy Advisor at the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission. Mr. Kuchinad was formerly a Managing Director at Goldman Sachs where he ran the U.S. portfolio credit trading business and the U.S. structured equity derivatives trading desk and where he was a member of the Securities Division Risk Committee. Mr. Kuchinad began his career at Credit Suisse First Boston.

Mr. Kuchinad is a member of the Firm’s Executive Committee.  Mr. Kuchinad received an AB in Applied Mathematics from Harvard College.