Chris Perretta is the Chief Information and Operations Officer for MUFG Americas Holdings Corporation and its U.S. banking subsidiary, MUFG Union Bank, N.A. Mr. Perretta leads the Integrated Services for the Americas organization, where he is responsible for the technology, operations and business transformation functions, as well as the support services that include strategy, risk management, home office coordination and planning and communications.
Prior to joining MUFG, Mr. Perretta held a number of leadership positions at State Street Corporation, most recently serving as Global Head of Enterprise Data and Technology. In this role, he led the company’s overall technology strategy while aggregating State Street’s data and insights for global clientele. Previously, he served as State Street’s Chief Information Officer, responsible for all aspects of the company’s information technology businesses and activities, including the management of nearly 6,000 employees and contractors on four continents. Prior to State Street, Mr. Perretta held executive positions with General Electric and Andersen Consulting in the US, France, and the UK. He began his career at GE as an electrical engineer.
Mr. Perretta is a graduate of Johns Hopkins University, and received an MSEE from Syracuse University. He speaks regularly on the topic of technology, and serves as the Board Director of NetScout, a Technology Infrastructure organization.