BAE Systems Applied Intelligence has appointed Sanjay Samuel as Financial Services Sector Lead for the Asia Pacific and Middle East Region. Sanjay will be responsible for all sales into the financial services sector and he will lead the Financial Crime business unit in the region.
Sanjay will be based in Singapore and will report to Richard Watson, Managing Director, Asia Pacific and Middle East, and Chris Green, Managing Director, Financial Crime.
Sanjay joins BAE Systems Applied Intelligence from Teradata where he held a number of geography and sector leadership positions with responsibility for Australia, South East Asia, Korea and Japan and a number of clients including major financial services organisations in the region.
Sanjay has more than 25 years of experience in the IT sector in roles spanning sales, sales management and executive leadership. He has a strong track record of building relationships with customers and partners across Asia Pacific.
Richard Watson, Managing Director, Asia Pacific and Middle East, said:
“We are pleased to have Sanjay join the Asia Pacific and Middle East leadership team. His experience with financial services companies will be a great asset to BAE Systems Applied Intelligence. I am confident he will continue to grow our financial services operations in the Asia Pacific region.”
BAE Systems Applied Intelligence operates across several offices throughout Asia including Melbourne, Sydney, Singapore and Kuala Lumpur. BAE Systems Applied Intelligence is a global leader in the development and delivery of Financial Crime and Compliance solutions. The company works with most major banks across the Asia region.