Robert Anselmo is Head of Technology, WM Americas and a member of the UBS Global Technology Management Committee within the Group Chief Operating Office.
Bob provides strategic guidance and leadership for the planning and execution of all technology activities for Wealth Management in the Americas region. This includes overseeing a multi-year investment program in the division’s infrastructure, applications, portals and interfaces for clients and Financial Advisors. As part of the Global Technology Management Committee, Bob advises on the transformation of enterprise IT systems across the firm, driving cost effectiveness, service quality and business growth.
Bob joined UBS in 2007. Prior to becoming Head of Technology, WM Americas in 2015, he held various leadership roles in IT for the division.
Bob's experience building large-scale, business-focused solutions for financial services companies spans more than 20 years.
Prior to joining UBS, he served as divisional CIO of Prudential Investments Managed Accounts Consulting group. Bob also served as Senior Vice President of IT at Prudential Securities, holding various roles in application development, infrastructure and architecture, culminating in the Wachovia Securities-Prudential Securities integration.
Bob holds a Bachelor of Science in Computer Science from Brooklyn College and a MBA from New York University's Leonard N. Stern School of Business.