Head of Industry, Financial Services,
Rinesh Patel is the Head of Financial Services Industry at Snowflake where he is responsible for developing the financial service value proposition and supporting our customers' transition to cloud. Rinesh joined Snowflake from Refinitiv, a London Stock Exchange company and has been in the financial services industry for over 20 years. In his last role, Rinesh was Head of Cloud Proposition where he established and led a commercially-minded platform strategy and execution team to align business and technology strategies to accelerate migration to cloud and deliver revenue growth through new cloud based solutions. Rinesh also held a series of commercial leadership roles including leading the Enterprise Data business where he oversaw performance of a portfolio of solutions comprising of market data feeds, analytics solutions and managed services. A thought leader in financial services, Rinesh is an active participant in a variety of industry sponsored initiatives including FIX, MiFID, DORA and London Quant Group. Rinesh is based in London where he lives with his wife and two daughters.