Wells Fargo Taps Former JPMorgan Executive as CTO
Wells Fargo has appointed Saul Van Beurden to the newly created role of Head of Technology. Van Beurden joins the business from JPMorgan Chase, where he was most recently CIO of consumer and community banking.
Van Beurden will be tasked with leading the company’s technology and information teams, with a particular focus on projects where technology is a key element of the customer experience, business and risk management transformation and growth agenda.
In his previous role, Van Beurden was responsible for managing all application development, production management, data management, cloud migration, engineering and architecture, innovation, and cyber security and risk for the consumer and community banking division. He joined JPMorgan Chase in 2014 as the chief information officer for home lending.
Prior to JPMorgan Chase, Van Beurden was chief operating officer for Marsh & McLennan International. He spent 10 years at ING Group in various senior leadership positions, and worked for different firms in the Netherlands.