Global Consulting Retail Banking Practice Lead
Over 35 years of Financial Services experience as Consultant, CIO and Fintech leader covering Retail Banking, Treasury, Derivatives, Corporate Banking, Wealth Management, Investment Management, Stockbroking and Private Banking. I have had 4 Consultancy leadership roles: Wipro Global Practice Head for Retail Banking, Cognizant UK&I Head of BFS / Head of Digital Strategy and Transformation practice, KPMG Director in FS Advisory practice for 7 years, TCA founding Director of a FS Consulting business specialist in Core Banking Platform selection and delivery I have managed 2 Fintech businesses: Investmaster market leading integrated front to back MiFID compliant Investment Management platform, Synergo the UK’s leading Equity Trading platform for Retail Customers, SaaS deployable, which settle 60% of the UK daily Private Client trades.
Accountable for the implementation and integration of over 20 core FS platforms. I have also worked for the leading Core Banking vendor Temenos and Treasury Back office vendor IBIS I have previously been Equiniti Interim CIO, FTSE 250 Financial Services company responsible for a team of 300 + resources supporting a business unit with a £120m t/o. Fortis Group CIO, established and ran a Shared Service IT capability for 4 broking businesses, EFG Group CIO, responsible for IT strategy and delivery of new platforms for 4 European based Private Banks and a Retail bank based in Greece.