Nidal Babar is Managing Director, Global Technology at JPMorgan Chase.
Prior to JPMorgan, Babar was Managing Director for the Dealerweb Technology division of Tradeweb. During his time at Tradeweb, he was responsible for the build out of the technology organization, providing support and product delivery for the Inter-Dealer Electronic and Hybrid trading businesses.
Prior to Tradeweb, Babar was Head of EMEA Technology Operations at ICAP Plc based in London where he oversaw system operations and delivery for trading, middle and back office in the EMEA region. He has an extensive background in electronic trading technology and has held various leadership roles across the technology stack, starting at BrokerTec in 1999.
Babar received a B.S. in Computer Information Systems from Bellevue University and an M.S. in Technology Management from Columbia University. He is also an Adjunct Professor of Computer Science at Caldwell University.