Banking Futures: Meet the Contributors
CSC’s subject matter experts come together with executive leaders from financial services institutions worldwide at CSC’s Banking Futures blog. Join us in creating a dialogue on important industry issues, such as core modernization, delivery channels, the evolution of payment solutions, and customer experience and analytics.
Banking and Capital Markets
Randy Barker has more than 30 years of experience as a senior executive, consultant and technology leader delivering large IT projects in the banking and payments market. At CSC he provides strategic business, solution and technical leadership in delivering payment products and services, business processes, strategies, and operational improvements to the financial services industry.
Financial Services Consulting
Eric Bass, a highly experienced financial services consulting leader with more than 25 years of experience, is widely recognized for his knowledge, skills and experience in finance, regulatory risk and compliance, business transformation and operating models. Eric's expertise includes addressing core business issues including cost reduction, process transformation, risk management, financial and regulatory reporting.
Director, Identity Management Business Initiatives
Since 2001, Todd Hawkins has used his in-depth technical knowledge and industry relationships to build a CSC competency in identity management and privacy assurance, addressing the security needs of government and commercial customers. Todd was the founder and director of CSC's Identity Labs and led the development team for the U.S. Department of Defense Biometric Identification System for Access.
Banking Software & Solutions
With more than 35 years of experience in the financial services industry, Paul Leadbetter is responsible for CSC’s banking, cards, payment and lending solutions and serves as the directional leader for the product and technology strategies for these markets. He frequently briefs bank executives and industry analysts on CSC’s strategy and technology directions. Paul is responsible for ensuring that CSC’s capabilities provide business value to clients and leverage appropriate technology, architecture and standards.
Director of Banking, Australia
Simon has nearly 25 years of experience in banking and finance with a deep understanding of the industry through senior executive assignments in Australia, the UK, the Pacific, Asia and Africa. Simon has been a key player in positioning CSC as a leading provider of enterprise-wide technology, systems integration, consulting, and software and systems development to the Australian banks.
Project and Change Manager
Business Analytics and Decision Science
Erica M. Salinas is a CSC project manager with a passion for leveraging technology to drive change across the developing world. Her research currently focuses on mobile money and its potential to increase financial inclusion and impact the lives of the poor.
Geoffrey K. Weiss
Director, Channel Solutions and Transformational Planning
Geoffrey Weiss is responsible for leading the development of new thought leadership for CSC’s global banking initiatives in the areas of customer acquisition strategies, front-end channel integration and business intelligence, as well as compliance and risk analytics. He has more than 20 years of experience in both the banking and insurance industries.