Leadership Team


Art Nazzaro 

Executive Managing Director

Digital Operations and Resilience thought leader in Financial Services Industry with over 25 years experience.  Recently as Practice Leader at EY in their Digital Enterprise Transformation Advisory; previous to that as Global Head of Reference Data Development, Production and Quality at ICE Data/NYSE and prior as Director of Managed Cloud Services for SS&C/Globe Op.  Art has also held Executive Positions in numerous tech and advisory start-ups through to successful acquisition. He holds a BA in Philosophy (cum Laude) and Masters Studies in Systems and Cognitive Theory from Hofstra University. He is a frequent contributor and speaker in Industry and on-line forums.


Sanjay Mazumder 

Head of Technology

Founder and CEO of two Silicon Valley Based Startups – RiverMeadow and Veristorm. Veristorm pioneers in providing secure, low-latency data integration optimized for the unique requirements of banking, insurance, healthcare, utilities and retail serving big data technologies including MapReduce, Spark, and NoSQL and leading cloud platforms from Google, Amazon, Microsoft, IBM, and Oracle. Founded Rivermeadow Software with a SaaS solution for cloud onboarding and migration. 27+ year career spanning roles in the Enterprises, Financial, and Telecommunications industry. Sanjay holds an MBA in Private Equity and Entrepreneurship from Babson College (Magna Cum Laude), MS in Computer Engineering from Wayne State University, Michigan (Suma Cum Laude), and B.Tech in Electrical Engineering from Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur.

Jeff Sharer, JD

Head of Risk and Insurance

Jeff has over 20 years of Advisory and Enterprise Leadership experience in Enterprise Risk Management and Strategic Operational initiatives, in the Financial Services Industry. Recently as Practice Leader at EY in the Digital Enterprise Transformation Advisory, previous to that as Global Enterprise Risk Manager for Willis Towers Watson, where Jeff engaged in strategic initiatives in his role as Engagement Client Leader for Tech Transformations and Coordinator of Enterprise Risk Committee and Risk Management Program. Before that he was MD at Marsh, where he participated in restructuring Risk Framework to meet UK guidelines and as VP at Goldman Sachs, he served as an Officer of Goldman Sachs Risk Advisory  for seven years. He received his JD  from Elizabeth Haub School of Law Pace University and his BA from Moravian College.





Anurag Verma

Managing Director, AI Resilience Lab

Anurag has 23+  years of experience in Analytics and Consulting across North America,  Europe, Australia and Asia.  He has deep experience helping clients across  industries in applying analytical techniques to business problems. SME on Spark, Machine Learning and Deep Learning algorithms. Advisor to University of California Berkley Faculty Project / Data Bricks  Big Data/ Machine Learning MOOC’s . CS105x/ CS110X/ CS120x. Former  Senior Manager, Accenture and Analytic COE Leader American Express and GENPAC. Anurag holds a Master’s degree in Business Administration from IIM, Kolkata and a Bachelor’s degree in Engineering from IIT, Kanpur.