Naresh Nagia

Naresh Nagia
Chief Risk Officer
Naresh Nagia joined CLS as Chief Risk Officer in 2011, and assumed responsibility for Information Security in 2014.

He leads a team of risk professionals in New York and London and is responsible for the design and implementation of a comprehensive risk management framework and policy set that addresses the oversight of key CLS and CLS-related systemic risks. He leads the development of a culture of risk mitigation to enhance CLS’s global resilience.

His prior risk management experience extends across a wide range of traditional, structured and alternative asset classes. Most recently, he was the Chief Risk Officer of Investments at Genworth Financial with risk oversight for a USD75 billion multi-currency, multi-asset class, global investment portfolio.

Prior to that, he spent 25 years at Citigroup in a variety of senior positions in the US and internationally. The roles included 16 years in Trading & Sales of FX and interest rates, liquidity management and derivatives, followed by 9 years in Risk Management. His last position at Citi was Managing Director, Global Head of Investments and Capital Markets Risk for Global Wealth Management. He began his career with Citibank as an FX/FX options trader.

Naresh received a bachelor's degree in Mechanical Engineering from the Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Delhi, and an MBA from the Asian Institute of Management, Manila. He has been a CFA charterholder since 2003.