Leadership

Hanuman Haeseler

Hanuman Haeseler
CEO & CTO
hanuman@hazelnutlabs.com
(858) 842-1243

Hanuman Haeseler is the Chief Executive Officer and Chief Technology Officer of Hazelnut Labs and is responsible for the company's business strategy, operations, business services practice, and technology solution methodology.  With twenty (20) years' technology leadership experience in both Fortune 100 companies and small startups, he brings expertise in the complementary disciplines of business strategy, enterprise architecture, and software engineering.  In particular, Haeseler is recognized as a thought leader in the SOA, Identity and Access Management, Grid Computing, e-Commerce, and Web Portal domains.

Prior to founding Hazelnut Labs in 2009, he led technology and architecture organizations in several large financial institutions.  Most recently, he headed LPL Financial's (San Diego, CA) architecture organization where he was responsible for technology strategy for key corporate initiatives including mergers and acquisitions, partnerships, and new markets. 

As Chief Architect at Och-Ziff Capital Management (New York, NY) he was responsible for strategic software architecture and development initiatives including corporate portal, market data, strategy analytics, risk management, partner integration, and trading.

Prior to joining Och-Ziff Capital Management, Haeseler spent several years leading the technology architecture and development efforts for the corporate asset allocation management, portfolio performance, and mid-sized business banking domains at Morgan Stanley (New York, NY) and the accounting and financial tools domains at Arthur Andersen (Sarasota, FL).

Holly Haeseler

Holly Haeseler
Strategic Business Development
holly@hazelnutlabs.com
(858) 842-1243

Holly Haeseler leads Strategic Business Development at Hazelnut Labs.  As a former Assistant District Attorney with the Queens County DA’s Office in New York City and corporate stakeholder in firms such as Goldman Sachs, Merrill Lynch, and Raymond James, Holly combines her business and legal acumen with exceptional interpersonal engagement style to build long-lasting, mutually beneficial relationships with customers and partners

At Hazelnut Labs, Holly is responsible for:
  • Directing and coordinating the activities of the business involved in acquiring and delivering Hazelnut Labs products and services
  • Determining staffing requirements and interviewing/overseeing those personnel processes
  • Collaborating with clients, partners, and Hazelnut Lab team resources to ensure successful delivery of service