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Rakshit Kapoor

Rakshit Kapoor
Group Chief Data Officer, HSBC


Rakshit Kapoor is group chief data officer at HSBC, where he is responsible for continuing the development and implementation of HSBC’s data and analytics strategy, focusing on all aspects of the way the bank gathers, manages, analyzes, and uses the group’s data as a key competitive advantage for the bank and its customers. He is also a key player defining and executing the bank’s journey to the cloud in support its data and analytics needs. Previously, Rakshit was responsible for data strategy and analytics, business intelligence, and cognitive and robotic process automation at Travelers in the US ; held a senior role at JPMorgan Chase in New York, where he worked on the development of a world-class capability for data analytics across all the lines of business in the US consumer bank; and spent time in senior IT and data roles over a 20+ year period with TIAA-CREF, Avaya, and Oracle. Rakshit is known in the industry for his leadership and delivery of large-scale strategic IT transformation projects in the data space. He holds a bachelor’s degree in engineering from the Indian Institute of Technology, a master’s degree in information systems from George Washington University, and an MBA from the University of Maryland.


11:55–12:35 Wednesday, 10 October 2018
Secondary topics:  Financial Services
Christine Foster (The Alan Turing Institute), Rakshit Kapoor (HSBC)
In 2016, the Alan Turing Institute, the UK’s new national institute for data science and AI, announced a funded strategic multiyear research partnership with HSBC. Christine Foster and Rakshit Kapoor share insights and use cases that emerged while making this ambitious and innovative cross-sector partnership work. Read more.