Raghav Wahi

Raghav Wahi

Head of CIO Operations – Group Functions at Lloyds Banking Group


Raghav is a highly effective leader with a proven track record in leading change and operations within both Business and IT environment. He has an excellent record of delivering large-scale programmes and projects in Banking, Insurance, Finance, CTI (Computer Telephony Integration), and ERP (Enterprise Resource Planning).

Raghav started his career as Computer Programmer/ Instructor and then worked his way up spanning various domains and verticals before joining Lloyds Banking Group in the beginning of 2008. For the last six years in Lloyds Banking Group, Raghav has held various roles in Group IT, started as Technical Delivery Manager in 2008, responsible for leading the Group IT Corporate Payments platform, encompassing change delivery capability, applications development and maintenance of Corporate Payments systems. He was promoted to Programme Manager role at the end of 2009 within Group IT. Raghav successfully led the preparation and execution of Proving Cycles and Dress Rehearsals for Data Conversion Programme as a part of Integration Programme. Raghav won Lloyds Banking Group Delivery Excellence award in 2011.

During 2012 and 2013, Raghav performed the role of Head of Programme Delivery (on a secondment from Group IT to the Retail Business Design and Delivery). He successfully delivered the Retail MI programme and established MI Centre of Excellence. Currently, Raghav is performing a role of Head of CIO Operations within Group Functions.

Prior to joining Lloyds Banking Group, Raghav worked with other Financial Institutions like RBS and Churchill Insurance as Project Manager and won various awards at the highest level in these organizations for project delivery. Raghav received RBS Manufacturing Excellence Award in 2005 for outstanding achievement in Efficiency and Effectiveness. Raghav also received Top Achiever’s Award for successful delivery of projects in Churchill Insurance.