WSTA is Pleased to Welcome Mahesh Vannavada, Managing Director, Global Markets Technology, State Street Corporation to its 2023 Board

The Wall Street Technology Association (WSTA®), a not-for-profit financial services organization that provides technology and business professionals a forum to learn from and connect with each other, is pleased to welcome Mahesh Vannavada, Managing Director, Global Markets Technology, State Street Corporation to its 2023 Board of Directors.

Mahesh Vannavada is a Managing Director and the Global Head of Technology for the Foreign Exchange and Financing Solutions businesses within State Street Global Markets. He joined State Street in 2014 as the Head of IT for FCM business and since then has led the buildout of strategic technology platforms for several markets’ businesses.

Prior to State Street, Mahesh spent more than eight years at Morgan Stanley leading technology teams and spearheading key IT initiatives for its Fixed Income and Derivatives Clearing businesses. In a career spanning over 25 years, Mahesh has worked for large financial institutions, early stage fintechs such as EquiLend, as well as large technology firms.

Mahesh holds an MS in Computer Science from Villanova University and an MBA in Finance, Strategy and Management from NYU’s Stern School of Business.

The WSTA would like to thank its 2023 Board of Directors for volunteering their time, experience and expertise which allows the organization to continue to serve as a valuable resource for the financial industry.

About the Wall Street Technology Association (WSTA)
The WSTA facilitates virtual and in-person educational and networking events where members meet and exchange ideas and best practices that assist them in effectively capitalizing on technology advances in areas such as Cybersecurity, Analytics, Artificial Intelligence (AI), Mobility, Wireless, Machine Learning (ML), Data, Cloud, Blockchain, Digital, Architecture, etc. and dealing with financial industry business challenges. Founded in 1967, the WSTA is a not-for-profit association with a long history of evolving to meet the needs of its members.

The WSTA hosts seminars, roundtables, panel discussions, and social events. These events offer many opportunities to learn about leading technologies, as well as network and share information with industry colleagues. The WSTA’s educational newsletter, TechTrends, provides additional content and information about the WSTA and industry-related activities. The website is a dynamic resource providing access to additional resources including webinars, white papers, videos, and information about other industry events.

About State Street Corporation
State Street Corporation (NYSE: STT) is one of the world’s leading providers of financial services to institutional investors including investment servicing, investment management and investment research and trading. With $37.6 trillion in assets under custody and/or administration and $3.6 trillion* in assets under management as of March 31, 2023, State Street operates globally in more than 100 geographic markets and employs approximately 43,000 worldwide. For more information, visit State Street’s website at