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Nicki Sonpar

Director of Technology

Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA)

Nicki has over 25 years in software engineering and holds degrees in Computer Science from UCLA. At FINRA, Nicki has focused on Identity Management and Cloud Services, specifically Amazon Web Services. In his current role, Nicki is tasked with transforming FINRA’s current Authentication Infrastructure into a new Identity Platform. Prior to that, Nicki held positions in Sun Microsystem, GE and several small startups.

Nicki lives in Ellicott City with his wife and two twin daughters. Outside of work, Nicki enjoys a wide range of music, which includes Classical, Jazz, Rock and Rap.