Banesh Prabhu - Intellect Design Arena

Banesh Prabhu

Chief Strategy Advisor, Global Consumer Banking

Banesh Prabhu is a Fintech services veteran and pioneer in Technology & Operations Solutions Management. He has developed and implemented global strategies for executing digital capabilities and servicing of clients. He has managed senior global responsibilities in Operations, Distribution and Technology for over 30 years, of which 23 years were in Citibank, where he was responsible for servicing clients in 55+ international markets. During these years, he pioneered the creation of several global Centers of Excellence for Operations & Technology that included implementing Digital Services.

In his last role, Banesh was a member of the Executive Committee and Head of the Technology & Operations Group for one of Thailand’s leading Universal banking groups, Siam Commercial Bank. He has been and is presently an investor in Fintech start-ups, a Board Director, and a Senior Advisor with Boston Consulting Group (BCG).


Intellect is the brand progressive financial institutions rely on for Digital Transformation initiatives across global consumer banking (iGCB), Central Banking, Global Transaction Banking (iGTB), Risk, Treasury and Markets (iRTM), and Insurance (Intellect SEEC). Intellect pioneered Design Thinking for cutting edge products & solutions for Banking and Insurance, with design being the company’s key differentiator in enabling digital transformation. FinTech 8012, the world’s first design centre for Financial Technology, reflects Intellect’s commitment to continuous and impactful innovation addressing the growing need for digital transformation. Intellect generates annual revenues of more than USD 169 million, serving more than 240 customers, across 40+ countries.


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