Christina Ochs is a Strategic Advisor at Velocis, where she plays a key role in providing financial market strategy and guidance. Ochs also serves as President and CEO of The Corporation for Interest Rate Management (CIRM). Since becoming CEO in 2011, she has led the expansion and diversification of the firm into new industries and international markets. Ochs leads a team of expert financial strategists in devising tailored interest rate hedging strategies and interest rate derivative products for corporate borrowers. She currently heads the LIBOR transition task force at CIRM and has been overseeing initial portfolio risk assessments and LIBOR transition plans for clients. Ochs earned an MBA from St. John’s University in Rome and a BA from New York University.