SEDA is an Elite Expert Witness firm specializing in financial services
We support international law firms by combining over 15 years of expert witness and litigation support experience in more than 200 high stake litigations with the highest level of expertise across the financial industry and providing access to the most influential financial services industry leaders.
We provide superior independent advice, data analytics, valuation, expert reports, and testimony services to law firms, regulators, and leading financial institutions.
Our experts have unmatched industry experience in a vast array of financial services practices.
With decades of industry experience as senior executives and global managing directors at leading financial institutions, consulting firms, and regulators, our financial expert witnesses are dedicated to applying exceptional real-world economic, financial, and quantitative principles to complex business and legal challenges.
We deliver academic rigor, objectivity, and industry best experience with issues arising from regulation, public policy, strategy, finance, and litigation.
Damiano Colnago is the co-founder of SEDA Experts LLC and the former Co-Head of CDO Risk and Compliance at Wilmington Trust. He specializes in custody and trustee services, and collateral administration. He has over 10 years of expert witness experience, and his expertise includes banking operation, collateralized debt obligations, fund of funds, derivatives, asset-backed securities (ABS), mortgage-backed securities (MBS), syndicated loans, and cryptocurrencies.
Co-Head of CDO Risk and Compliance at Wilmington Trust
Chairman and Managing Partner
Peter Selman has over 25 years of experience in the finance industry spanning global equities and derivatives, as the former Head of Global Equities at Deutsche Bank, and the Co-head of Global Equity Trading at Goldman Sachs. He is a world class expert in all aspects of equity products including cash equities, OTC options and listed options and futures, equity valuation, securities lending and prime finance, ETFs and ETNs, and structured products.
Head of Global Equities at Deutsche Bank
Co-head of Global Equity Trading at Goldman Sachs
Sergio Godinho is the co-founder of SEDA Experts LLC and the former Head of CDO Risk and Compliance at Wilmington Trust. He is a senior professional with diversified experience in both the financial services industry, as well as providing advice in litigation, dispute resolution, mediation, and business consulting matters, including class actions and class certifications.
Head of CDO Risk and Compliance at Wilmington Trust