Fred Cohen EVP, BFSI
Fred Cohen is the Executive Vice President of Banking, Financial Services, and Insurance business unit at Intelliswift. In his current role, Fred is responsible for leading the BU and empowering clients with Intelliswift’s full suite of IT Solutions and Services.
Prior to Intelliswift, Fred held positions as the Head of Banking & Finance analytics of Cognizant Technology Solutions and Group Vice President of iGATE Patni. He has also been associated with Chemical Bank, Lehman Brothers, Thomson Financial, DST, BISYS, (in the capacities of) SVP of Alternative Investments at Strategy State Street, and BFS Analytics Advisor to the CEO of Mu Sigma. He ideated, designed, and built a new organization for the world’s first Global Reference Data Utility, which won UBS as their first client in a $289m initial deal for this projected $1b annual utility. He has produced successful award-winning financial products while building the human and technical infrastructure to support these institutional product lines.
He has also played a primary role in data project execution in Anti Money Laundering AI-Powered Predictive Analytics and Insights, Institutional Data Aggregation, LEI and OFR enrichment engines, FSA / Basel Committee Risk Data Aggregation and led 10,000+ Hedge Fund and US Mutual Fund data migrations.
Fred has a Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, has completed the Executive Graduate Program from Harvard Business School, and has a certification in Program on Negotiation from Harvard University. Fred is a pilot and an 11 year decorated veteran of the U.S. Air Force.