Helen Watt

Senior Programme Manager
JP Morgan

Helen rejoined JPMorgan in 2008 as a senior programme manager for Worldwide Securities Services Technology. Helen manages strategic, cross line of business programmes for the division.

Prior to this Helen had been with Citigroup’s Global Transaction Services (GTS) division since 1998, holding senior positions within product management and technology. Her last position was as Chief of Staff, heading the GTS EMEA Business Unit, covering over 1,000 staff. In this role Helen was responsible for the strategic direction and delivery of all cross-business functions including software quality management, process improvement, resource strategy, financial management, vendor management and software configuration management.

Since graduating with a Computer Science degree from King’s College London, Helen has worked for both software houses and financial institutions in the City, and has held senior roles in development and support teams. She has worked for technology and front office departments on projects as diverse as real-time dealing systems and Internet client delivery applications.