The Only Event Catering to OPEX & Business Transformation Professionals in Financial Services
APRIL 20-22, 2020 | NEW ORLEANS, LA

David Castellani

Business Information Officer New York Life

Mr. David J. Castellani, has been the Business Information Officer and Senior Vice President at New York Life Insurance Co since October 14, 2013. In 2019 he was appointed to the Executive Management Committee.Mr. Castellani is responsible for translating New York Life Insurance's business goals into clear enterprise technology solutions, for driving process improvements across company operations, and for establishing consistent governance over all information technology initiatives. He served as Senior Managing Director of New York Life Insurance Co. He co-founded and was CEO of Mi8 Corporation in 1998, and co-founded Qv21 Technologies in 2010. He was appointed CEO of the Retirement Plan Services business at NYLIM Retirement Plan Services in 2011.

His areas of focus included the oversight of large technology initiatives, the development of a comprehensive data strategy, and the continued evolution of Enterprise Technology’s service capabilities. Mr. Castellani received a Bachelor of Arts degree from the College of the Holy Cross, and completed the Entrepreneurial Leadership Program at the Harvard Business School.

Specialized Focus Day

Monday, March 18th, 2019

1:55 PM Tackle implementation challenges within a large-scale organization

• Encourage a product-mindset to drive an entrepreneurial culture
• Ensure governance throughout the implementation process to account for accountability
• Virtual infrastructure or server based – identify the best solution to enhance agility
• Understand your risk of falling behind - tactical vs strategic solutions

Conference Day 1

Tuesday, March 19th, 2019

8:10 AM The speed of change : New York Life’s approach to aligning process improvement, operational efficiency and technology

Businesses in financial services are facing the challenge of keeping up with the speed of change, which is further hindered by the lack of alignment between operations and IT. It’s becoming ever-pressing for businesses to understand where to streamline, consolidate and integrate tools that will help support the architectural development for its business processes. Overseeing this at New York Life, Dave is tasked with driving the marriage between business process improvement, operational efficiency and technology. Join him in this session to understand how to:
• Drive high level operations impact through analytics, standardization, and transformation
• Retool a business using digital and next generation processes to remain competitive, agile and creative
• Reinforce governance mechanisms to establish the right set of business priorities

Check out the incredible speaker line-up to see who will be joining David.

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