Predominant in the field of Financial Markets, Suresh Rao is significantly experienced in the areas of Forex, Fixed Income, Capital Markets and Derivatives. With years of experience in the financial word under his belt, he is currently working as the Functional Unit Head of Financial Market Operations at Standard Chartered Global Business Services.
Two years after graduating, Suresh was appointed as the Manager at Lehman Brothers, in Mumbai- one of his first forays into the world of finance. There, he dealt with Derivatives, Reference Data and Asset Servicing on a daily basis.
Moving forward as an AVP at Nomura Services India Pvt. Ltd, he had to be responsible for support and lifecycle management at both the Equity Derivatives and Equity Cash Middle Offices at the organisation. He also worked in Derivatives Settlements and Corporate Actions at the same time.
After a one year stint as Vice President at JP Morgan, Suresh moved on to be the Executive Director at Imarticus Learning, as one of its co-founders. He was in charge of Learning, designing and content development, and was also the Head of Corporate Relations at his time there.