Philippe Gogniat

Director - European Markets
Financial Services Industry Solutions

Philippe has over 25 years of experience in technology solutions for banks, acquired over the year in the Americas, Europe and Asia Pacific.

Over the years, he has held country level, worldwide level, regional and divisional level jobs and also been engaged in executive management and IT consulting responsibilities for Royal Bank of Canada’s Global Capital Markets Group as advisor to the CIO in taking a new look at trading floor technology (voice,video and data). The last year has been spent in senior level executive responsibilities at Cisco Systems Inc.

He is familiar with the business and technology application integration issues facing corporations, banks and brokerage firms in their objectives to transform bank branches, link the front, middle and back offices (leveraging the business value of information technology investments to meet business objectives).

He is equally familiar with the impact of internet technologies (e-business & web 2.0 ) on the trade cycle, wealth management and customer relationship management (both B2B and B2C), including the content and knowledge management requirements of a real-time financial enterprise.

The value he brings is a unique blend of business and technical industry knowledge, strategic vision in leveraging the business benefits of information technology including a track record of implementing large-scale, complex IT strategies across global organizations which may contribute to cost-reductions.