David Wright is executive vice president and chief technology officer for Business Technology Services at LPL Financial.
He joined LPL in 2015 to provide the oversight needed to successfully deploy technology solutions that will continue to propel the company’s strategic business initiatives. Mr. Wright leads all infrastructure operations, strategy, and architecture. He also is responsible for information technology security and middleware.
Prior to LPL Financial, Mr. Wright served as chief information officer (CIO) at McGraw-Hill Education. He previously was with Capital One for nearly 15 years, where he worked in a number of roles of increasing responsibility, including senior vice president of technology operations, CIO of Capital One’s card division, and chief operating officer of Capital One Bank Europe. He also has held technology positions at the Federal Reserve Bank of Richmond and AT&T.
Mr. Wright holds a Master of Science degree in management of information technology from the University of Virginia, and Master of Business Administration and Bachelor of Science in information systems degrees from Virginia Commonwealth University.