Chris GelvinChief Operating Officer for Group COO
Since April 2016 Christopher has been the Chief Operating Officer for Group COO, based in Stamford, CT. The Group COO function provides all logistics and support services, including Operations, Technology, HR, Real Estate, and Sourcing. Christopher joined UBS in 2006 as the Head IB Operations Strategy & Change, he made the transition to Technology in 2010 with roles as the Global Head of Strategy and then as the Chief Operating Officer. In June 2013, while the Head of Cost Management and Analytics (CMA), Christopher assumed the role of Chief Operating Officer for Group Operations, and continued in both roles until CMA was transitioned into the Finance function in 2014. Prior to joining UBS, Christopher worked at Accenture in New York for ten years, with consulting roles at Wachovia, Depository Trust & Clearing Corporation, and a number of other financial services institutions. Chris holds a Master of Business Administration, from NYU's Stern School of Business, and a Bachelor of Arts in Mathematics from Hamilton College.