Welcoming Ranjit S. Samra to the WSTA Board of Directors

Welcome, Ranjit Samra

We’re thrilled to announce a new addition to the Wall Street Technology Association’s 2023 Board of Directors! Ranjit S. Samra, Managing Director at JPMorgan Chase, has joined our board, bringing with him a wealth of experience and expertise.

Meet Ranjit: Driving Global Innovation

Lina GladsteinRanjit currently serves as the Head of Technology for J.P. Morgan Wealth Management at JPMorgan Chase. In this role, he oversees technology for the U.S. wealth management division, which includes Chase Wealth Management, J.P. Morgan Advisors, J.P. Morgan Online Investing, and J.P. Morgan Personal Advisors. With a global team of 1,000+ technologists under his leadership, Ranjit is driving technology infrastructure, innovation, and modernization for wealth management products. The goal? To provide fully integrated digital client and Advisor experiences across all channels.

A Stellar Career Path

Ranjit’s journey to JPMorgan Chase is impressive. He joined the company in 2018 as the Head of Controls, Legal, and Regulatory Technology in Corporate Technology. Prior to this, he served as the Chief Information Officer (CIO) for Corporate Services Technology at Credit Suisse and held various roles at Morgan Stanley. With over 30 years of experience in global financial services, Ranjit’s expertise covers a variety of areas, including Wealth Management, Private Equity,  and Equity Research Analytics. He’s even had a hand in establishing ‘start-up’ Technology Centers for Morgan Stanley in Mumbai and Montreal!

Inspirational Leadership at JPMorgan Chase

Ranjit understands how to develop great employees. He has a proven track record of building high-performing teams, and successfully led large app development teams through transformational programs. Ranjit is passionate about developing the next generation of leaders, and has served as a mentor throughout his career.

A Global Perspective

Ranjit holds a Bachelor of Science (Honours) degree in Electrical and Electronic Engineering from City University and a Master of Business Administration from Cass Business School, both in London, U.K. With a career that’s seen him live and work in six global cities, including Luxembourg, New York, Mumbai, and Montreal, he brings a truly global perspective to the WSTA Board.

The Wall Street Technology Association would like to express its sincere gratitude to Ranjit and the entire 2023 Board of Directors for their invaluable contributions. It’s their dedication and expertise that allow the WSTA to continue serving as a valuable resource for the financial industry. Please join us in welcoming Ranjit to our team as we continue to drive progress and innovation in the financial services industry.

For more details about the WSTA’s 2023 Board of Directors, click here.