The 90% Fact

The strongest measure of any company is its reputation. Over 90% of GlobalRisk customers learn about our products by word-of-mouth from satisfied customers. This kind of track record stems from an unmatched team of dedicated, highly technical and customer-focused people. From our support team to our development team, we are committed to providing risk solutions that exceed your expectations.

Since the first release of the OptionTrader software, GlobalRisk has grown from a small technology startup to the leading provider and developer of risk management software. From a modest beginning in 1991, our products and services are now used worldwide by exchanges, banks, brokers and dealers, clearing firms and professional traders.

Our development staff combined has over fifty years of technical and practical experience developing quality software, primarily in the risk management technologies field. Our entire team puts is dedicated to delivering innovation, responsiveness, and quality support. Meet some of our key team members now…

    • Steve Probst

      Founder, President, CEO and GlobalRisk Platform Inventor

      Steve Probst, known as the GlobalRisk Guy, is the President and CEO of GlobalRisk Corporation and is the inventor of the Global Risk Platform. As an expert developer, Steve has over forty years of first hand experience designing and developing highly reliable quality software, thirty six of which were devoted to developing option trading, position analysis and risk management systems. A graduate of DePaul university with a BA in Finance, Steve has expertise in dealing with trading organizations of all sizes anywhere in the world. Prior to founding GlobalRisk, Steve has previously served as the Manager of Research and Development for a large FCM as well as a developer for two prominent risk management and financial analysis software firms during the 1980’s.

    • Grace Hannon

      Business Development

      Grace Hannon is responsible for new business development at GlobalRisk.  She brings a wealth of experience in business development and insight for marketing technical software.  Grace has previously worked in the educational software space and has also worked in technology sales, including both high performance hardware and software.

    • Curt Wichmann

      Vice President – Operations, Business Development

      Curt Wichmann is the Vice President for GlobalRisk and has more than twenty five years of experience working with and managing prominent trading and risk management systems that are used in major markets around the world. Curt gained financial industry certification and an Accounting degree from Northern Illinois University. As Vice President for GlobalRisk, Mr. Wichmann strives to impart perfect product knowledge to our customers and provide the highest level of service possible while insuring that current development meets the needs of our significant and growing customer base.

  • Harry Drake

    Manager of Customer Support

    Harry Drake is Manager of Customer Support at GlobalRisk. Upon graduating from the University of Wisconsin – Milwaukee with a BA in Economics, Harry pursued a career as an independent local and broker in the S&P 500 futures pit at the Chicago Mercantile Exchange . He has since gained expertise in the field of risk management as operations manager for a prominent trading firm. Harry assists customers in maximizing risk management efficiency through the vast array of GlobalRisk tools.

Data and other Systems Vendors

GlobalRisk uses a variety of hardware and software tools and data collection resources from all over the world in order to provide the level of service that our customers demand. Our connectivity with dozens of vendors enrich our products and enable us to deliver world class analytics driven by quality market data.

Contact us for more information regarding our connectivity choices.