Ms Tinku Gupta is the Head of Technology, where she is responsible for the overall planning, development and implementation of the company’s technology-related strategies and initiatives, as well as operations of SGX Technology environment. She was appointed as a member of the SGX Executive Management Committee on 1 May 2017.
Ms Gupta joined SGX in October 1996, in what was then SIMEX, as part of the Technology team. Over the past 20 years, she has worked in a variety of roles, gaining exposure to and experience in many aspects of SGX’s business and Technology functions. She started her career as a Senior Associate, in software development in SIMEX and worked in the Technology function till April 2006. Between 2006 and 2007, she did stints in Corporate Strategy and Business Development and as the Staff Assistant to the CEO.
Post these assignments, she successfully led the Business Integration and Programme Management function through a period of significant change and worked on implementing the current Securities and Derivatives platforms on NASDAQ applications. Ms Gupta moved to business management in July 2010 and headed the Market Data and Connectivity business, where she successfully established the co-location services business and launched the index business, before returning to head the Technology unit in November 2015.
Ms Gupta holds a Masters’ degree in Electronics and Telecommunications Engineering from Jadavpur University, Calcutta.