Rinesh Patel is Head of Financial Services Industry at Snowflake where he is responsible for developing the financial service value proposition and supporting our customers’ transition to cloud. Rinesh has been in the financial services industry for over 20 years in a variety of banking, consulting and business leadership roles.
In his last role, Rinesh was Head of Cloud Proposition at Refinitiv (a London Stock Exchange Company) where he established and led a commercially-minded platform strategy team to align business and technology strategies to deliver a modernised data platform and accelerate migration to cloud. Rinesh also held a series of commercial leadership roles including leading the Enterprise Data business where he oversaw performance of a portfolio of solutions comprising market data feeds, analytics solutions and managed services. A thought leader in financial services, Rinesh is an active participant in a variety of industry sponsored initiatives including FIX, MiFID, DORA and London Quant Group. Rinesh is based in London where he lives with his wife and two daughters.