Ross Hamilton, Chief Information Officer and Managing Director at IDE International
Ross Hamilton is the Chief Information Officer of IDE-International, a global product and services company designed to help clients manage their business transformation programs. Using data and analytics to drive insight and innovation, IDE-International helps cities and businesses innovate and transform to provide smarter services, improve citizen and customer engagement and generate economic growth. Ross leads the company’s strategic offerings in the North American market. Ross is a 20+ year executive and program manager with experience in developing, managing and delivering large-scale business transformation programs across financial services and technology. He has a strong record of working with global investment banks and premier financial institutions on custom solution development programs, including JPMorgan, Goldman Sachs, Deutsche Bank, Citibank, UBS, Credit Suisse, Barclays, Fannie Mae, National Australia Bank and Morgan Stanley. Ross has extensive knowledge of the financial services market and has led and delivered business-driven and advanced technology projects across FX/Options, Fixed Income, Structured Products, Emerging Markets, Commodities and Interest Rate Derivatives. Project domains have included institutional e-commerce, trading, sales, pricing, risk and operational systems. Ross earned a Bachelor of Engineering (B.Eng) in Aerospace Engineering from University of Glasgow, Scotland. He is also a founding member of the GlobalScot business network, providing Scottish companies with advisory and market intelligence services.