Prasanna Gopalakrishnan

SVP, Chief Digital & Information Officer @ Boston Private

Prasanna Gopalakrishnan is a Fintech executive who has been leading the financial services industry for 20+ years. She is currently the SVP, Chief Digital & Information Officer at Boston Private – a private banking and wealth management firm headquartered in Boston.

She specializes in Digital transformation efforts centered around Client experience and works closely with her Board and CEO to drive growth and new business model centric strategy through Digital Transformation.

Ms. Gopalakrishnan served as the Chief Information Officer of Campus Services at Harvard University, where she led an IT organization supporting a portfolio of 12 business units within a diversified set of industry segments of Harvard Campus Services. Prior to that, she also served in various leadership roles at Fidelity Investments, Thomson Reuters and State Street Bank. In 2015, Diversity MBA Magazine recognized Gopalakrishnan as one of the “Top 100 Under 50 Executive Leaders.

She holds a Master of Business Administration in Finance and International Management from the D’Amore-McKim School of Business at Northeastern University, Boston and a Bachelor of Science in Engineering from the Birla Institute of Technology and Science, India.