James Hughes is the EMEA Enterprise CTO & VP of Systems Engineering at Rubrik, the Zero Trust Data Security company, with 20+ years experience in financial services working in London, Boston, Singapore & Johannesburg.
He joined from Schroders, a FTSE100 company, where he was Global Head of Infrastructure Technology & Shared Services leading the Fintech programme across 11 countries. Previously, he led the technology buy-out via private equity of Premium Credit, a UK-based finance company, and was VP of Infrastructure at PIMCO. As Head of Technology for Investec Bank he led a consortium to change the cable infrastructure in sub-Saharan Africa, to make a more reliable & sustainable financial network.
He is a Chartered Information Technology Professional with the British Computer Society and board member of various governance & standards bodies.