Identity and Security architect, Open Banking
Ralph's career began at the London Stock Exchange, delivering a ultra-low latency trading platforms before he was lured into investment banking. As Technical Solutions Architect at Societe Generale, Ralph crafted a globally distributed, mission critical pricing and execution platform for Retail and Professional Finance Clients supporting multiple Asset classes including FX, Fixed Income, Precious Metals and Semi Structured Products. Moving to the Royal Bank of Scotland in a senior role, Ralph led the IAM Architecture team. The team designed and delivered a modern platform for RBS which ensured the business is able to quickly adapt and embrace transformative changes like PSD2 and the Open Banking initiatives. As the Identity and Security architect for Open Banking Ltd (UK), Ralph is heavily active in the design and delivery of the UK’s National Open Banking and PSD2 program as well as acting as Raidiam’s primary representative to the Open ID Foundations Financial API Working Group and other international standards bodies.