Peter Stephens

Head of Regulatory Architecture and APAC CTO / UBS

Peter is responsible for the enterprise architect management of the global strategic regulatory change portfolio at UBS AG and is the regional representative for the UBS Group CTO in Asia Pacific. He also contributes to UBS' innovation initiatives through engaging with the local FinTech start-up community and hosting internal Hackathons and FinTech networking events at UBS. Peter has been with UBS since 2003, working in a variety of technology roles in EMEA and Asia Pacific. His earlier career at UBS had a deep focus on Banking Operations technology. Peter has been based in Hong Kong since 2008, when he relocated from the UK with his family.

Before joining UBS, Peter worked as a consultant for the Financial Services consulting practices at IBM and PwC, both based out of London. He holds a Masters in Electronic and Electrical Engineering from Leeds University. In his spare time, Peter enjoys coaching his son's rugby team, trail running in the hills of Hong Kong and dabbling with some client-side development to help his wife's small business.