Instructor, Content Development, Subject Matter Expert
Mehdi Zhiri is an expert in cross assets prime brokerage, innovation and distributed ledger technologies. He is skilled at helping executives and decision makers bridge the gap between business-driven strategy and complex technology environments. Zhiri has been involved in Blockchain technology since 2015, and he has gained a deep domain expertise from both a technical and functional point of view.
During his 14-year career, Zhiri has held several key technology executive positions at one of the world’s largest(FCM) and Broker Dealer. He was instrumental in the mergers and subsequent growth and progressions of Fimat, Newedge and Societe Generale’s Prime Brokerage division. As a strong advocate of customer-centric strategy and innovation, his role went beyond technology as he led sales technology and FinTech innovation efforts at the bank. His expertise in enterprise grade cross-asset post-trade, sales technology and innovation led him to run several large cross-functional and cross-department programs aiming at reducing friction points or delivering customer stickiness.