Jezri (Jez) Mohideen
Global Chief Digital Officer, Wholesale, Nomura
Jez is leading the commercially driven digitization strategy for Nomura Wholesale. The digital office was set up to improve customer experience, controls and governance, grow revenue streams, develop new business models and increase efficiency. He is currently involved in a number of initiatives like efficient use of AI/ML in the business, overall data strategy, opportunities in digital assets, engaging and running the FinTech effort.
Prior to joining Nomura, he was a partner at Brevan Howard Asset Management, and he has spent over 3 years building the newly formed AI and data science group.
Jez also spent over 15 years in a number of senior roles in some of the premier investment banks (UK & Japan). Having run large trading business, he comes with in depth domain knowledge in macro sales and trading.
Jez holds PhD in Process Systems Engineering from Imperial College, specializing in the area of dynamic optimization.