Leadership Team | Ismail Daftani

Ismail Daftani

Ismail is a CTO and Partner and leads the Options Group Information Technology and Solutions Unit. Ismail joined our firm's New York office in September 2005. He has been working in the computer and telecommunication field for over seventeen years. During this time, he has held a number of leadership positions working as an information systems manager, a network/system engineer. He brings his depth of experience, technical skills and management capabilities to his current position where he is responsible for establishing firm wide technical vision and leading all aspects of the firm's global technology development. Prior to his current role he was a Systems Administrator at a Investec.


Ismail holds a BS in Computer Science from New Jersey City University.