Amolak S. Roopra has joined GFT, a provider of business, design and technology consulting to the financial services community, as joint Post Trade Practice Lead.
Amolak has over 20 years of investment banking experience, including a multi-product background in building and shaping large-scale investment banking operations platforms.
Prior to joining GFT, Amolak held operations focused positions at Bankers Trust, Société Générale and Deutsche Bank, where he was Global Head of Commodities Operations. In his role at Deutsche Bank, he supported the development of a diverse commodities business, which went on to become one of the industry-leading commodities businesses by revenue. Following his time at Deutsche Bank, Amolak moved to Société Générale where he was appointed as Global Head of Foreign Exchange and UK Head for FIC, commodities and Cross Asset Solutions Operations.
Emily Cates, Head of UK Business Consulting at GFT said: “We are delighted that Amolak has joined our team. He will play an integral role in growing the Post Trade Practice, bringing with him a solid background in commodities and FX, and strong experience in leading high-performing teams.”