Executive Profile:CIO / CTO / COO / IT Director / Program Manager / Project Manager / PMP / Financial Services / Insurance / Banking / Outsourcing / Service Delivery / Operations / ITIL / CMMI
Gary Hegedus has held roles within Information Technology (IT), Back Office Operations and Service Delivery organizations with Global Financial Services companies, Retirement Services, Mutual, Hedge and Private Equity Fund administrators.He is experienced in driving corporate initiatives for outsourcing of management information systems, application design, development, maintenance, cost control and reductions via the use of automation technologies, Client Support, Call Centers and related functions.
He is directly responsible for deployment of leading edge “state of the art” applications and technologies, (Application design and development, Imaging Workflow, CTI, ERP, Web Sites, Internet, EDI, CPI,. CRM, SOX, CMMI, ITIL, .NET, SQL, Support and Service Delivery); within Asset Management, Wealth Management, Investment Banking, Trading, Mutual, Hedge, Private Equity Funds and Retirement Services, as well as Investment Banking and Retail Brokerage operations.
Currently at The Bank of New York Mellon, Inc.; Gary managers the bank’s Client Accounting Systems Group; which consists of staff of 175 Information Technology professionals, and a operating budget of 20.2 million dollars. He is directly responsible for technologies within the bank’s Asset Servicing division.He is also responsible for all technologies used in the support of accounting and recordkeeping services relating to the U. S. Department of the Treasury’s; Troubled Assets Relief Program (TARP).
At Citi Investment Services Group; Gary was directly responsible for all technologies within Mutual, Hedge. Private Equity Fund and Retirement Services lines of business.Gary is known within the industry as a true “Turnaround Manager and CIO”; and has been very successful in developing strategies, governances and execution plans to move organizations to the next level.
As Chief Operations Officer for ING Group N.V.; Gary’s responsibilities extended to all Information Technology, Back Office Operations, Service Delivery, Client Service Call Centers, Settlement, Life, Mutual Funds, Annuity and Retirement Services.Gary’s previous experience includes the role of Chief Information Officer for Morgan Stanley Trust, FSB., and executive level assignments with KPMG Peat Marwick, LLP., Citi Smith Barney and E.F. Hutton and Company, Inc..
Gary has directly managed the Project Management Office (PMO); for numerous client server and mainframe-based business application development initiatives.He is a hands-on applications developer and Project Manager.Gary was voted one of the top Chief Information Officers within the financial services industry by Wall Street & Technology magazine.
Gary attended the City University of New York (CUNY) and holds professional licenses within NASD and securities industry.Professional certifications include CMFM, CTOS and CSOP.