Corporate Bonds

Mihir Patel

Mihir Patel is the Head of Corporate Bond Trading at Auriga USA LLC. He has over 11 years of experience trading fixed income rates and credit products. Prior to joining Auriga, Mihir was a Managing Director at Odeon Capital Group LLC, where he created their Corporate Bond Market Making Desk. Prior to Odeon, Mihir was a Director at PrinceRidge, where he traded TMT, Metals/Mining, Autos, and Consumer/Retail sectors. Previously, Mihir traded structured credit derivatives (High Yield Tranches) at Merrill Lynch. Mihir began his career at Goldman Sachs, where he traded single-name financials (Bonds & CDS). Mihir received his B.S. degrees in Mathematics, Computer Science, and Business Administration as well as a B.A. degree in Economics from Indiana University. Mihir is Finra Series 7, 24, and 63 licensed.

Jon Denning

Jon Denning is currently the Vice President of Corporate Bond Trading for Auriga USA. Prior to joining Auriga, Jon was at Odeon Capital Group from 2012-2015. There, he focused on corporate bond trading in the energy sector. Before that, Jon worked at Credit Suisse on the margin risk desk. Jon obtained an undergraduate degree with high honors from Stevens Institute of Technology, and he holds a Series 7 and 63 Licenses.

Santhosh Bandreddi

Santhosh Bandreddi has 10 years experience in the US corporate market. Prior to Auriga, he was a credit derivatives trader at HSBC and a strategist at Bank of America/Merrill Lynch. He graduated with a Masters in Financial Engineering from UC Berkeley in 2006. He holds Series 7 and 63 licenses.

Suneel Viralam

Suneel Viralam is a Junior Trader at the Corporate Bond Trading desk at Auriga USA LLC. He previously interned with Rubenstein Partners and Goldman Sachs Asset Management's multi-asset investing group. Suneel graduated Phi Beta Kappa from Princeton University, where he majored in economics.