MD / Partner at Trestle Group
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Divyesh is a senior C-level technology executive with 25 years solid experience in Banking and Financial Markets spanning Europe and Asia Pacific – primarily in Investment Banking and Wealth Management Technology. He is renowned as a hands-on commercially savvy technology leader with a very successful track record in driving transformational change – conceiving and executing large scale strategic transformations and is a recognised industry expert in establishing and executing globally distributed workforce and operating model strategies, the last 6 years operating as Asia Pacific CIO / Group Technology Chief Operating Officer with Credit Suisse.
Divyesh’s hallmark is his ability to develop a forward looking vision, shape the strategy and successfully realise the vision – his has achieved this repeatedly in areas that were deemed practically impossible or inconceivable.
Brief Career History
Managing Director Credit Suisse 1998 – 2014 (Singapore and Zurich) held a variety of roles ranging from Application Development Lead for Investment Banking Shared Services Asia Pacific with particular focus on Equities processing, Country IT head, Singapore, Asia Pacific IT Chief Operating Officer, Asia Pacific Chief Information Officer, Group Head of Centres of Excellence, and recently completed a large scale technology simplification program realising 1BN CHF savings as the Group Technology Chief Operating Officer for Credit Suisse based in Switzerland
Managing Consultant Accenture London 1990-1997.