Rajiv Jain is CTO for Financial Services Industry at CDW where he is currently advising CIOs/CTOs/Directors on IT Strategy and implementation of cutting edge Silicon Valley technology solutions. His career spans Executive Consulting, Product development, Software development, Hardware development, and IT management. Prior to CDW, he was Director at Xilinx (now AMD) where he led IP Development of Field Programmable Gate Arrays (FPGAs) for Financial Computing, High Performance Computing (HPC), and AI in Data Center and Cloud.
He also has had accomplished 20+ year career at Wall Street Banks as IT Director/Architect/PM/BA working in such areas as Quantitative Risk management, Trading Systems, Core banking systems and Infrastructure. He has coded in 10+ programming languages. He started his career at IBM as Product Engineer working on ASICs and Product development.
Rajiv has spoken at many conferences including Supercomputing, Quant Summit, STAC, etc. He holds BS and MS in Electrical and Computer Engineering from Rutgers University, and attended Computational Finance program at Carnegie Mellon University. He is member of IEEE.