Industry Veteran to strengthen banking practice
Capco, the global business and technology consultancy dedicated solely to the financial services industry, today announced that Phil Walton has joined Capco as a Global Client Partner in the banking practice and is part for the Global Financial Institutions segment of FIS.
Walton joins Capco with more than 25 years of experience working with global financial services and technology organizations, focusing on the major challenges for institutions including: customer relationship management (CRM), consumer banking, credit card processing and investment management.
“I’m thrilled to welcome Phil to the team. With many years of sales, management and delivery experience, I am confident that Phil will be an important driver within the organization,” said Christopher Geldard, Capco Partner and Head of the Global Banking Practice. “Capco’s global banking team is committed to delivering large scale innovative solutions to global banking institutions. Phil’s focus coupled with his wide reaching expertise will bring true business value to the practice.”
Previously, Walton was a Vice President in Hewlett Packard’s Enterprise Group, responsible for managing global financial services accounts. Prior to that, he served as CEO and President of Adaptivity, a software and services company focused on driving efficiency and cost savings in the application-development lifecycle and cloud readiness ecosystem. Walton was a VP at IBM and Partner at PwC Consulting driving key banking value propositions into the consumer banking divisions of some of the largest US Banks. His career includes senior positions with several banks including Huntington National Bank, Old Kent Bank and National City Corporation.
Walton said: “With the financial services and technology space constantly evolving, there is great opportunity to offer organizations the innovative solutions they need to lead the market. I am thrilled to join such a talented team of people and look forward to working with such a diverse roster of high caliber clients.”