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FS EMEA

  • Garry Beaton, former Global Head of Operations at Ashmore, joins the Abu Dhabi Investment Authority as its Global Head of Operations.
  • Lesley Cairney has joined Artemis Investment Management as COO. She was formerly at Henderson Global Investors as COO.
  • Lewis Love, the former Global Chief Procurement Officer for Aon has been named as the COO for Bank of Ireland, responsible for the Group Manufacturing division.
  • Lindsay O’Reilly has joined Barclays as Group Chief Data Officer and COO to the CFO, from JPMorgan Chase.
  • Mark Ashton-Rigby, CIO of the Corporate and Investment Bank at JPMorgan, joins Barclays as the Group CIO.
  • Alex Batlin, former Senior Innovation Manager at UBS, joins BNY Mellon and will focus on developing blockchain technologies.
  • Simon Hale joins Cardano as CTO, previously CTO for AIMS technology within Goldman Sachs.
  • Mark Hipperson joins Centtrip as CTO, formerly he was CTO of Starling Bank.
  • John MacDonald joins Citadel as Head of Technology in Europe, from JPMorgan Chase.
  • Peter Hacker has joined Cooper Gay Swett & Crawford as Chief Innovation Officer.
  • Donal Fleming becomes the CTO at Credit Benchmark, joining from BlueCrest Capital where he was CTO.
  • John Burns, the former CTO of Pioneer Investments, joins Deutsche Bank as Global CIO, COO Asset Management Core Technology.
  • Tom Waite, joins Deutsche Bank as an MD within electronic trading. Waite joined from Bank of America, where he was also an MD. Before that, he was an MD at Goldman Sachs for six years until May 2014.
  • Amish Popat joins Dromeus Capital Group as COO from New Amsterdam Capital, where he was the Finance and Operations Manager.
  • Stephen Manning joins Dual Group as Dual International’s new COO, leaving Sompo Canopius.
  • Ian Morris is now MD, Co-Global Head of Technology at Derivatives Utility FIS, joining from HSBC.
  • Remo Marini joined Generali as Head of Group IT and Operational Risk and Security from UniCredit.
  • Tom Hawkins joins Inmarsat as Director of Corporate Services, Global Procurement from EY where he was Procurement Manager.
  • Stephane Perrottet, has left his role as Head of IT Platform Services at Leonteq Securities AG, to join Jabre Capital as CTO. He replaces Fabien Vernaz who leaves to set up his own fintech business.
  • Cheryl Newton, former Group Operations CIO at Lloyds Banking Group, joins JPMorgan Chase as an MD within technology.
  • Charles Brooks left his role in Chubb to join Kemper as the company’s new CIO.
  • Adrian Asher has left HSBC and joined the London Stock Exchange as CISO.
  • Cyril Reol, former Glencore CIO, has joined Man Group as Deputy CTO.
  • Andrew Brown, former Barclays UK Private Bank Chief of Staff, has joined US Expat and Fatca Specialist Maseco Private Wealth as its COO.
  • Ken Moore, former Head of Citi Innovation Labs, joins MasterCard as EVP Labs, running global innovation.
  • David Grant has joined Nationwide as Head of IT and Security Risk from Lloyds Banking Group, where he was the Head of Technology Risk, Regulatory Compliance.
  • Richard Hignett, former Group Head of Procurement at Jardine Lloyd Thompson, joins NewDay as its new Group Head of Sourcing.
  • Alvaro Garrido joins Nordea as Group CIO from Standard Chartered.
  • Tim Valmas, former IT Director at Octopus Investments, joins Numis Securities as Head of Technology and Operations.
  • Simon Hull joins Old Mutual International as the company’s Operations Director for the Isle of Man.
  • Paul Bramley, former Partner and COO at Sand Grove Capital Management joins Pillarstone as its COO.
  • Martin Lunt joins Rathbones Brothers as CIO. He joins from KPMG CIO Advisory Group where he worked as a Director.
  • Philip Scott joins Rokos Capital as COO from Deutsche Bank where he was COO for debt sales.
  • Paul Kedney has been hired by Sompo Canopius from Aegis London to join the management of its Lloyd’s business as Chief Commercial Officer.
  • Sasa Brcerevic, former Hiscox London Market COO, joins THB as its new COO.
  • Mike Dargan, former Capital Markets CIO for Standard Chartered, has resigned to join UBS as Global CIO.
  • Lina Shehadeh has been hired by Wamda Capital as its COO in the UAE. Shehadeh has left her role at United Arab Bank as its SVP of Marketing and Communications.

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FS Americas

  • Joseph Kissel joins Ameris Bank as EVP and CIO. Prior to joining Ameris Bank, Kissel was CIO at BankUnited.
  • David Bonfili, the former COO at BlackRock’s Alternative Investors Group, has joined Aptigon Capital (a Citadel company) as MD and COO.
  • Ian Roche was appointed as Head of Research and Data IT for AQR Capital Management, joining from UBS where he was Global Head of Product Management for execution and risk technologies.
  • Hugh McFadden joins The Bancorp as Group COO. Prior to joining Bancorp, McFadden served as a Consultant for Promontory Financial Group.
  • Andrew Banhidi leaves Bank of America, where he was Head of Equities IT, to take time off. Simon Goddard, previously Head of Strategy and Architecture, will replace him as Head of Equities IT.
  • Dave Matthews, also of Bank of America, is moving over to the consumer IT organisation, previously Head of Payments IT in wholesale. Tracy Kerrins is taking over part of his old role.
  • Siobhan MacDermott joins Bank of America as an SVP Executive for cybersecurity policy, from EY where she ran its West Coast Cyber Policy Practice.
  • Susan Yung joins Bank of America as US Head of Securities Operations, from Goldman Sachs.
  • Brian DiPietro joined Bank of Tokyo as CISO, from JPMorgan Chase.
  • Julio Jogaib, the Citi technology veteran, joins BankUnited as its new CIO.
  • Barbara F. Duck was promoted from Senior EVP and Manager of Data and Technology Services to the position of CIO for BB&T.
  • Diane Lye leaves Bank of America where she was leading data for global banking and markets, joining Capital One as COO.
  • Denise Menelly, formerly Head of Shared Services Operations at Bank of America, joins CIT as Head of Operations and Technology replacing Stacey Goodman.
  • Steve Lieblich joins Citadel as Asset Management CIO, from Morgan Stanley where he was Group CIO.
  • Gavin Michael, the former Head of Digital for JPMorgan Chase, has been hired by Citi to lead technology operations of its consumer bank.
  • Mary Ellen Baker joins Citizens Financial Group as Head of Business Services from PNC Financials Enterprise Services where she was EVP.
  • Leslie Sigall, formerly the COO for infrastructure at Credit Suisse, moved to CSC, as VP, Business Operations and CFO.
  • Greg Dietrich, Head of Enterprise Services at Credit Suisse under the Head of Infrastructure, has also joined Steve Hilton at CSC to be VP, Operations Engineering.
  • Udo Neumann joins Daimler Financial Services as Global CIO.
  • Lynn Bishop is promoted to Head of Development for DTCC, replacing the retiring Al Gambale – she was formerly the CTO. James Lee was promoted to the vacated CTO position.
  • Mark Rohrwasser joins Equifax as International CIO, based in Atlanta. He resigned from PayPal earlier this year.
  • Ken DeGiglio joins EquiLend in the newly created role of CIO and as a member of its executive team. DeGiglio, who will be based in New York, joins from TD Ameritrade, where he was most recently Head of Application Development.
  • Michael Fillios is now CIO at Fifth Third Bank. Fillios was previously VP of IT and Divisional CIO with Delphi.
  • Gary Warzala joins Fifth Third Bank as the CISO, from PNC.
  • Scott Pflug is appointed CISO at F.N.B. Corp. He was formerly CISO at FirstMeritCorporation (Huntington Bancshares).
  • Lin Lu, Americas CISO for Deutsche Bank, joins Freddie Mac as CRO for IT and Information Security, reporting to the CRO.
  • Nancy Corsiglia has joined Ginnie Mae as EVP and COO, replacing Mary Kinney who retired in February.
  • Jim Brady has been promoted to the role of COO at Grant Thornton.
  • Sol Zlotchenko, former CTO at Paladyne Systems, joins Hazeltree as CTO.
  • Michael Collester is promoted to COO of JetPay Corporation.
  • Lori Beer has been promoted to the role of CIO for the Corporate and Investment Bank at JPMorgan Chase. Beer was previously the company’s payments CIO.
  • Harish Grama joins JPMorgan Chase as the bank’s CIO for cloud services. He was previously at IBM.
  • John Cornetta joins Ladenburg Thalmann Financial Services Inc as Head of Procurement.
  • Sameer Gulati, former Partner at McKinsey & Co, joins Lending Club as the company’s new COO, Head of Corporate Development and Strategy.
  • Linda Mantia, former EVP, Head of Digital, Payments and Cards at RBC, joins Manulife as Group COO, replacing the retiring Paul Rooney.
  • Andy Konchan joins MB Financial Bank as its new CIO.
  • Bill Crumm joins Morgan Stanley as Head of Cyber, alongside Michael Wertheimer who runs cyber strategy, both formerly with the NSA.
  • Jaime Sobrepera left Bank of America where he ran deposit operations to join Morgan Stanley.
  • Max Caceres joins PDT Partners as CSO and Head of Infrastructure, from Arcesium (DE Shaw’s tech spinoff).
  • Markus Nordlin joins QBE Insurance as Global CIO, in a newly-created role at the company. Nordlin moves from Zurich where he was the CITO.
  • Blythe Masters, former JPMorgan Chase Executive and currently running Digital Asset Holdings, has been named Group Senior Advisor of Technology and Blockchain to Santander. She also joins its International Advisory Board and the Board of Online, only subsidiary Openbank.
  • Dan Griffiths has joined Santander, NA as CIO/CTO, from TD.
  • Joseph Monk, joins Santander as the company’s CIO for consumer and business banking. Prior to joining Santander Monk was a Consultant.
  • Saiful Khandker joins Soroban Capital as its new CTO, from Marshall Wace.
  • Cheri McGuire steps down as VP of Government Affairs at Symantec and joins Standard Chartered as CISO.
  • Matt Demonte has joined State Street as Head of Broker Dealer Operations. He joins from RBC where he was Global Head of Broker Dealer and US Head of Operations.
  • Shekar Pannala has joined S&P Global Ratings as the company’s CTO, from BNY Mellon.
  • Jay Rajarathinam has joined TMX Group as CIO. Rajarathinam was previously Global Head of Infrastructure for Intercontinental Exchange.
  • Heather Cox, former Citi Head of Fintech, joins USAA in a newly created role of Chief Technology and Digital Officer.
  • Dimitri Offengenden joins Washington Square Technologies as an MD focusing on client solutions. Previously with JPMorgan Chase where he was an MD in the Core Analytics Group.
  • Steve Santini, former Head of Enterprise and Access Management at Bank of America, joins Wells Fargo to lead enterprise access management.
  • Richard Lowery has been appointed as SVP and CIO at W. R. Berkley Corporation. Lowery most recently served in senior roles at Risk Solutions International and Marsh & McLennan Companies.
  • Morian Eberhard is joining Zions Bancorporation as CISO, from MUFG Union Bank where he was Deputy CISO.

FS Asia

  • Arun Sharma is hired by Bank of America as India CTO from JPMorgan Chase where he was Head of Global Technology for India.
  • Neil Stark joins BlackRock as APAC Head of Client Onboarding. Neil joins from JPMorgan Chase.
  • Gary Ardell joins Credit Suisse as Head of Equities IT in Hong Kong.
  • Eugene Suh, formerly Chief Investment Officer at Unitas Capital, has joined CVC Capital Partners as Partner and Asia COO based in Hong Kong. He is joining CVC also as a member of the Asia Pacific Private Equity Board and the Asia Pacific Investment Committee.
  • Tim Taylor joins Deutsche Bank as APAC Head of Infrastructure Technology reporting into Patrick Huang. Taylor was previously the APAC Head of Computer Infrastructure for technology.
  • Ashish Shastry leaves Northstar Group to join KKR & Co to head its operations in Singapore.
  • John Goodall leaves Sportsbet to join Medibank Private as CIO, replacing Sarah Harland.
  • Toby Brown was appointed by MetLife as Japan COO. Brown relocated internally from Hong Kong to Tokyo where he was previously APAC CFO.
  • Tracey Harris joins Employers Mutual Limited as Group Executive for corporate services from Cover-More Group where she was GM for insurance operations and CEO for China.
  • Ericson Chan joins Ping An Insurance as Head of Technology.
  • Peter Mo has been hired by State Street to be APAC CIO. He had previously spent nearly 20 years at Credit Suisse, with his most recent role as Head of Technology for Greater China.
  • Sarah Harland is appointed as Suncorp’s new CIO. Harland joins from Medibank where she was the EGM, Technology and Operations.
  • Roger Hepper, the former JPMorgan Chase Asia Pacific COO, has been hired by Value Partners Group as its new COO.
  • John Arthur, Westpac COO has announced he will retire from the bank after five years in the role.

Non-FS EMEA

  • Luc Hennekens has been named as the new CIO for Airbus Group SE, joining from Qantas Airways Limited where he was the CIO.
  • Rod Carr joins Amec Foster Wheeler as CIO, from Centrica.
  • Simon Jenner joins Booking.com as CISO, from JPMorgan Chase where he had been CIB CISO.
  • John Douglas leaves Burberry after more than nine years, to join Tory Burch as its new CTO.
  • Derek Hendry joins Business Stream as Director of Strategy and Corporate Services from Standard Life where he was Head of Group IT.
  • Mike Young joins Centrica as Group CIO from Dentsu Aegis Network, where he was also the Group CIO for the company.
  • Guy Lister, former Chief Customer and Marketing Officer at Office, joins GAME as its new COO.
  • Marc Dardenne has been appointed COO Jumeirah Group, joining from Patina Hotels & Resorts in Singapore where he was CEO.
  • Jerome Rutler joins LOC as COO from Bureau Veritas where he was VP of Corporate Development.
  • Den Pilsworth leaves Man Group where he was Global CTO to take up a CTO role at a sports betting consultancy.
  • Anna Barsby, former CIO at Halfords, joins Morrison’s as the company’s Chief Technology Director.
  • Enzo Scarcella, former CMO at Telkom joins MTN Group as its new COO.
  • Jeremy Vincent has been appointed by Network Rail in the role of CIO, leaving his role as CIO of Jaguar Land Rover.
  • Andrew Wild joins QTS as CISO from Lancope (part of CISCO) where he also served as CISO.
  • Simon Kirby is appointed COO Rolls-Royce joining from HS2.
  • Peter Tollkuehn is appointed CTO Middle East for Siemens, moving from Siemens in Munich where he was Head of Technology Field Systems Engineering.

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Non-FS Americas

  • Ira “Gus” Hunt, former CTO for the CIA, joins Accenture Federal Services (AFS) to lead its cybersecurity practice.
  • Anthony West has left his role at Credit Suisse to join Actiance as CTO. Neil Senior joins him as VP of Customer Success from stints at EMC, RSA and Aruba Networks.
  • Cynthia Stoddard, former CIO of NetApp, appointed SVP and CIO of Adobe.
  • Kim Brown Wilmsen has been promoted from VP of North America IT to the position of SVP and CIO at Arcadis US.
  • David Shields joins ASI Government as Managing Director of the firm’s new procurement transformation and category management practice from Apsiz Services where he was Director.
  • Joe Wagner joins Axonify as its new COO, from GT Nexus.
  • Hatem H Naguib, former VP of Security at VMware, joins Barracuda Networks as GM for its security business.
  • Greg Hyslop joins Boeing as its new CTO, taking over from John Tracy who is retiring.
  • Mark Connelly, former CISO at Thomson Reuters, has joined Boston Consulting Group as also CISO.
  • Rohan Pal has been named as CIO and Chief Digital Officer for Brink’s. Pal served as CIO at Recall Holdings before joining Brink’s.
  • Dave Herwig joined Choice Hotels International as Deputy CIO, from Wells Fargo where he was the CTO for consumer credit.
  • Melanie Kalmar was promoted from Director of Information Systems to the role of CIO with Dow Chemical.
  • Jay Ferro has been appointed as EVP, CIO and Chief Product Officer of EarthLink. Previously, Ferro was the CIO for the American Cancer Society.
  • Alberto Consuegra Granger has joined Ecopetrol International as VP of Supply and Services from Equión Energía where he was President of Exploration and Production. Ricardo Montes Gómez has also joined Ecopetrol as Corporate Manager from Marsa Energy Inc where he was VP in charge of corporate strategy.
  • Aarti Shah has been promoted to the role of CIO at Eli Lilly. Shah was most recently Global Brand Development Leader of Immunology for Lilly’s biomedicines business unit.
  • Scott Garberding joins FCA Group as Head of Quality from Chrysler Group where he was Chief Procurement Officer.
  • Ted Bowlds is announced as the new CIO of Flightsafety and Joe Warakomski is promoted to Deputy CIO.
  • Jennifer Hartsock was appointed Global CIO for GE Oil & Gas. Previously, Hartsock was CIO at Cameron.
  • C Vijay Kumar joins HCL Technologies as its COO.
  • Matt Hershfeld joined Hewlett Packard Enterprise as Director of Strategic Software Procurement from GSK where he was Director of IT Software and Services Procurement.
  • Alan Lowden was recently promoted from VP of Technology to CIO with H&R Block.
  • Pierre Noel has left Microsoft to join Huawei as CIDO and Chief Privacy Officer.
  • Delaney Bellinger recently joined Huntsman as CIO. Bellinger was previously with EP Energy, where she served as CIO.
  • Paula Tolliver becomes Corporate VP and CIO for Intel. Tolliver was formerly VP of Business Services and CIO with The Dow Chemical Company.
  • Bill Bodin, Chief Technical Officer at IBM leaves to join Kony as CTO.
  • Andrew Howard, former Director of Cyber Technology and Information Security Lab at Georgia Tech, joins Kudelski Security as the company’s CTO.
  • Ashley T. Brooks joins LKQ Corp. as SVP and CIO. Previously, Brooks served as the CIO for global components at Arrow Electronics.
  • Michele Kuhrt has been promoted from SVP of Tax, to EVP and CIO at Lincoln Electric.
  • Ali Reza joins MotaWord as its COO, from Dwell Family Doctors where he was also the COO.
  • Tom Pageler, CRO at DocuSign, joins Neustar as CRO and CISO.
  • Tristan Boutros becomes COO of Product, Technology and Design for The New York Times. He was previously with Warner Music Group, where he served as SVP of Technology and Business Process.
  • Skip Potter joins Nike as CTO, from Capital One where he ran digital engineering.
  • Mark Settle was named the first ever CIO of Okta. Prior to joining Okta, Settle was CIO at IHS.
  • Ken Barnes joins Omni Hotels and Resorts as CIO. Barnes was most recently SVP of Global Client Relations with GuestTek Interactive Entertainment.
  • Sanjay Mirchandani, former Corporate SVP at VMware, steps down to become COO of Puppet Labs Inc.
  • Pete Thompson leaves Sonos to join Rovi as its EVP and COO.
  • Jim Alkove, the VP, Product Engineering and Security at Nest becomes the EVP of Security at Salesforce.
  • Christian Brown is promoted to Corporate Development Officer at SNC Lavalin from his position as President of Oil and Gas.
  • Mark Winger joins Spectrum Brands as CIO from CUNA Mutual where he was VP of Commercial and Corporate Services.
  • Tony Young joins Sophos as its CIO. Young joins from GoPro where he was CIO.
  • Hans Melotte joins Starbucks as EVP Supply Chain from Johnson & Johnson where he was VP and Chief Procurement Officer.
  • Theresa Mitchell is promoted from Director of ERP and Business Systems to CIO at Stoneridge.
  • Michael Fey, former President and COO at Blue Coat Systems, joins Symantec as its President and COO.
  • Relle Howard has joined Trinity Industries as VP and CIO. Howard previously served as VP of IT at Flowserve.
  • Vince Campisi has been named as United Technologies new SVP of Digital and CIO. Campisi was previously COO with GE Digital Predix Products and Technology.
  • Melanie Vic Bhagat, the former EVP and CIO at EMC, joins Verizon Enterprise Group as its new CIO.
  • Nathan Johnson joins Werner Enterprises as SVP and CIO. Johnson spent several years as SVP and CIO with Ports America prior to joining Werner Enterprises.
  • Gregory Touhill has been named the first ever CISO for The White House.
  • Ray Schlaff joins Wood Group as Chief Procurement Officer from National Grid where he was Chief Procurement Officer.
  • Grant Richard, former Goldman Sachs Head of Data Centres, became Head of Infrastructure at XPO Logistics.
  • Jack Waters joins Zayo as CTO, President of Network Solutions.

Non-FS Asia

  • Russell Skingsley has been appointed by Hitachi Data Systems as CTO officer for Asia Pacific. Prior to joining HDS, Skingsley was VP of Systems Engineering for APAC at Juniper Networks.
  • Vishal Salvi has joined Infosys as CISO, from PwC.
  • Craig Wishart joins KPMG Australia as the company’s new CIO from UXC.
  • Masao Kuruma is named Mitsubishi Motors’ first ever CIO and joins from Sony Corp where he was most recently an Executive in the Information Systems Department.
  • John Hooper joins SunWater as GM of Corporate Services from Endeavor Foundation where he was EGM Corporate Services.
  • Russell Ambrose, former Group Manager Information Technology at Vector Limited, joins Airways New Zealand as its CTO.

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