Karthik K Shanmuganathan

Global Head of Markets & Securities Services and Wholesale Banking Technology, Chief Controls Office

Based in Singapore, Karthik leads the Digital, Data & Innovation technology team globally. His role
involves defining and executing the data and digital strategy for Securities Services business.

Prior to joining HSBC, Karthik worked as a Solution Architect at Citi. He performed a variety of
technology leadership roles for more than 9 years at Standard Chartered Bank including Head of
Data & Middleware Platforms (Financial Markets). He was involved in the Crypto Custody and Asset
Tokenization programs in his previous roles.

Karthik also worked as a Technology Delivery Manager for 6 years at Barclays Capital in the Equity
Derivatives domain.