Simon Dawson
Head of Engineering
Atom Bank

An Experienced Technology Architect with 20+ years of experience and is currently working with Atom Bank as Head of Engineering. He is passionate about DevOps, Cloud, and Agile. He is known for preparing high-level designs for client sign-off and detailed designs to use in building out new architectures to support client business requirements. He possesses solid technical hands-on knowledge and is an excellent communicator at all levels both internally and externally, with clients and vendors

Shiva Prasad
Vice President, Delivery

Shiva Prasad, Vice President, Cigniti is based out of London and heads ROW Delivery spanning the UK, Europe, ANZ, SA, and APAC and manages a team of 600 experienced professionals. Shiva is responsible for the success of key clients directly and works closely with CXOs in creating their future roadmap. Shiva is an experienced negotiator, creates ‘win-win’ outcomes.

A pragmatic executive with over 18 years of performance-driven and result-oriented IT experience in delivering digital transformations, disruption business models enabled by cloud-based services, IT transformation initiatives in complex environments, driving innovative enterprise automated solutions, setting up & managing testing practices. He is a natural team player with a hands on management style, ready to roll up his sleeves and work with all team members. Shiva is a seasoned thought leader in Quality Engineering in building large testing practices and accounts at Microsoft, AppLabs, DXC, and Mindtree prior joining to Cigniti. An active & influential speaker in different testing conferences, including EuroStar, NSTC, and TMF. Shiva strongly believes in – live up to the challenge and learn every day!

Title: Banking in the Cloud and the Role of Digital Assurance
AbstractHear thought leaders on:
  • What it takes to get your Cloud Migration right the first time?
  • What does Digital Complexity look like while building and migrating the bank?
  • How to accelerate Time-to-Market in a comprehensive Digital Transformation program?