SAP Radio Guest Speaker Overview

Don Trotta Global Head of Financial Services Industry, Banking and Insurance Solutions, SAP

Don Trotta joined SAP in 2009 as the Global Head of Financial Services Industry responsible for SAP’s Banking and Insurance Solutions globally. In 2012 he was named Senior Vice President and Global Head of Banking Industry Development.

A key player in the financial services sector for over 25 years, Don has held senior roles such as Chief Information Officer and Chief Technology Officer for top-tier global financial institutions including Barclays, Citigroup, and Chase Manhattan. At Barclays, Don held the position of Group Chief Information Officer and led the organization that provided overall global technology support covering retail, commercial, credit cards, and corporate services.

For five years prior to joining Barclays, Don was the Chief Technology Officer for Citibank North America. He also founded and chaired the Citibank’s Global Operations and Technology Council which governed Citibank’s technology and operations activities globally. Over the years, Don served on numerous Financial Services and CIO advisory boards for major industry organizations, such as HP, Accenture, Unisys, NCR, Teradata, The Research Board, MasterCard and Visa. In 2007 he was nominated for CIO of the year in the FT Bankers Award.

He currently serves as Vice Chairman of the Board for The Banking Industry Architecture Network, BIAN. Don received a master’s degree in technology management and computer science from NYU Polytechnic University of New York, and a bachelor’s degree in business administration from The City University of New York.

He also attended an executive management program conducted by the Harvard Business School.

The Good Bank: Re-establishing Trust through Innovation

The buzz: Ca-ching. While banks and financial institutions have been instrumental in much of the world’s growth, the industry has struggled in recent years with…

Read more and listen

Banks Embracing Technology: Fast Enough for Regulators?

The buzz: Banking. Triggered by the financial crisis and the subsequent regulatory changes, banks are moving toward a new paradigm of simultaneously and proactively managing…

Read more and listen

SAP Radio Host

Bonnie D. Graham

A talk radio and cable TV broadcast journalist since 1995, media producer / host Bonnie D. Graham created and launched SAP Coffee Break with Game-Changers Radio in Fall 2011. Since then, she has developed 20 additional themed Game-Changers radio series for SAP. On each episode, Bonnie moderates a panel of thought leaders, practitioners, journalists and / or educators from across the business spectrum and the globe, to share timely technology and strategy insights for businesses of all sizes, industries, geographies, and maturities. Bonnie is on the SAP Editorial Experience / News Services team. Follow her programs on Twitter #SAPRadio.

Connect with Bonnie D. Graham: @bizbreakradio

Guest Speakers

Gain exclusive insights from some of today’s most respected business thought leaders.

See all guest speakers and bios

Follow SAP News

Sign up