Synechron hires Pankaj Gupta as head of UK business consulting


Pankaj Gupta

Synechron, the global financial services consulting and technology services provider, has today announced Pankaj Gupta will be joining the Synechron Business Consultancy (SBC) team in the UK as managing director and head of UK business consulting, reporting to London managing director Tony Clark.

Mr. Gupta will be joining Synechron’s team in London, having previously spent over a decade at Infosys Consulting. He brings more than 20 years of financial services experience with Infosys, Booz.Allen and Arthur Andersen on topics including transaction advisory services, regulatory compliance, business architecture and operating models, business change enablement and digital / technology industrialization. Mr. Gupta will leverage his past capital markets experiences to expand the profile of the business consulting team and will also help expand Synechron’s market presence with global clients.

“Synechron is committed to delivering end-to-end consulting, technology, and digital services to our clients, and a strong business consulting approach is a critical aspect of how we build and operationalize use cases for our clients,” Synechron co-founder and CEO Faisal Husain said. “Pankaj has an incredibly impressive career working with banks to develop regulatory, compliance, and business operations and architectures that I am confident will help compliment that mission.”

“Regulatory changes, enhanced digital capabilities and technology innovation are huge drivers for financial services firms, as they transform their business models in search of sustainable revenues and efficient cost structures,” Mr. Gupta said. “Synechron is well-positioned to provide inception-to-execution services in these unique times for our clients. I am excited to become part of Synechron’s journey, with the aim of furthering its differentiated client services agenda through content-led expertise, and strong strategic execution.”