Neelesh Prabhu is Managing Director of Architecture & Enterprise Services in Information Technology at DTCC, where he is responsible for driving traditional architecture services as well as delivery of common and shared capabilities to enable greater agility and efficiencies across the enterprise. Neelesh also oversees the firm’s digital workplace services and IT governance functions. He has over 25 years of experience in financial services and served as SVP of Commercial Technology for TD Bank prior to joining DTCC.
Neelesh manages global technical teams encompassing over 1,000 staff members across data, architecture, governance, and development disciplines. The teams under Neelesh’s leadership have proven results in delivering optimized client interfaces, including the external DTCC Marketplace for Application Programming Interfaces (APIs) in 2020, helping to drive strategic modernization of the firm’s technology. Neelesh has deep expertise managing complex, strategic initiatives that drive change in the financial services industry across business architecture, next generation technologies, and other new product development opportunities.
He holds an MBA in Finance and Management from the University of Pennsylvania’s Wharton School of Business and a Bachelor of Science in Technology and Computer Science from the Indian Institute of Technology.
With over 45 years of experience, DTCC is the premier post-trade market infrastructure for the global financial services industry. From 21 locations around the world, DTCC, through its subsidiaries, automates, centralizes and standardizes the processing of financial transactions, mitigating risk, increasing transparency and driving efficiency for thousands of broker/dealers, custodian banks and asset managers. Industry owned and governed, the firm simplifies the complexities of clearing, settlement, asset servicing, data management, data reporting and information services across asset classes, bringing increased security and soundness to financial markets. In 2020, DTCC’s subsidiaries processed securities transactions valued at more than U.S. $2.3 quadrillion. Its depository provides custody and asset servicing for securities issues from 170 countries and territories valued at U.S. $73.5 trillion. DTCC’s Global Trade Repository service, through locally registered, licensed, or approved trade repositories, processes 15 billion messages annually. To learn more, please visit us at www.dtcc.com or connect with us on LinkedIn, Twitter, YouTube and Facebook.
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