Martin Harvey

Martin Harvey

Joint CEO & Principal Consultant


  • Banking
  • Investment Management
  • Wealth Management
  • Insurance
  • Building Societies


IT Optimisation

Strategy & Business Models

Operating Models

Martin has held numerous senior positions both in a local capacity, and latterly as Global CIO for two Investment Banks. To complement his strong technical skills, Martin has an excellent knowledge of all aspects of the Investment Banking industry.

Martin has very strong leadership and people management skills and has had budgetary responsibility in excess of 700m Euros and responsibility for 2,000+ staff based worldwide.

Martin was CIO at UBS, responsible for re-engineering technology. He was then recruited as Regional Head of Technology for the Americas by ING Barings and after two years became the Global CIO. He later joined Societe Generale as Global CIO and was a member of the Wholesale and Investment Banking Global management committee with overall responsibility focused on global technology.

Martin Harvey specialises in

Operational Excellence

Resilience resides in excellent operations. From operating models and SLAs, to infrastructure and outsourcing, we can help you drive efficiency across the full spectrum of business operations.

Digital & Data Transformation

The pace of change in the digital space is accelerating at ever faster rates. Incumbents are finding it demanding to keep up and to innovate with increasing competition emerging from FinTech entrants.

Cost Optimisation

Cost Optimisation facilitates the identification, classification, reporting and ultimately the optimisation of technology and business costs; allowing enterprises to achieve and maintain cost competitiveness.

Business Optimisation

​Financial Services organisations are being challenged to review cost structures and increase productivity, all the while making deeper, faster, safer and more automated changes to keep pace with competitors.