Global head of collateral management services and solutions, Genpact Capital Markets
Michael Barrett heads the collateral management practice for the financial markets solutions group within Genpact Capital Markets, a global consulting and IT services company. Michael has 30 years of experience in banking and securities, with the last 15 focused on global markets and global securities services including global market infrastructure, global securities clearance and custody, and global securities finance including collateral management. He is a frequent speaker at industry conferences, and is on the faculty of Global Markets Insight, where he conducts courses in advanced collateral management and collateral optimization. Prior to joining Genpact, Michael was a founding partner in Global Collateral Management Solutions (GCMS), a strategic business advisory firm specializing in designing enterprise-wide target operating models for collateral management, and new market and product development for collateral services. Headstrong, and then Genpact Headstrong, was a client at that time, along with several global banking firms and asset managers. Before founding GCMS with his partners, Michael led Clearstream Banking, the international central securities depository, in the Americas, was managing director for global securities services in the Americas for Deutsche Bank, and led new product development, business strategy and marketing for a capital management division of Wachovia Bank.