Full Name
Vikesh Patel
Job Title
Head of UK & Ireland
Speaker Bio
Vikesh joined SWIFT in September 2017 and focuses on deepening and maintaining SWIFT’s strategic relationships across the UK & Ireland. In this role, he leads commercial and strategic relationships across SWIFT’s most integral clients focusing on Market Infrastructures, Industry and Public Sector Bodies and on Capital Markets.

Vikesh joined SWIFT from LCH where he was the Chief Operating Officer for the EquityClear and RepoClear businesses focusing on financial oversight, strategy, risk management and the development of new products. Prior to joining LCH, Vikesh served in global executive roles at Goldman Sachs and Morgan Stanley, with a primary focus on market infrastructure and post trade strategy. Vikesh started his career at HM Treasury working on a range of domestic and international policy areas and served as a Private Secretary to both the Financial Secretary to the Treasury and Economic Secretary to the Treasury.
Vikesh Patel