Stephen Davy is Managing Director and CIO at Societe Generale – Newedge. Stephen joined to lead the IT merger activities that initially formed Newedge in 2009. He initiated a technology transformation agenda that significantly impacted how the company operated and generated revenue. He is now also leading the merger of Newedge and Societe Generale in the Americas.
Previously, he was VP, Corporate CIO and Group CTO at Altria Group Inc., leading the enterprise architecture and shared services for all the operating companies. He was also the IT leader for M&A transaction and led the divestiture of the operating companies in 2008.
Prior to joining Altria, Davy held senior positions in the investment banking technology group at Barclays Capital. He was responsible for development of key trading platforms and helping the firm transition from regional trading centers to global trading platforms. Davy introduced the first digital market data platform at Barclays. Early in his career, Davy was in the retail and wholesale banking divisions at JPMorgan Chase.
Stephen holds a B.S. from Siena College and an M.B.A from Adelphi University.