Ali El Abboud is an executive vice president and head of the Application Development and Maintenance (ADM) organization for State Street’s Information Technology (IT) division. In his current role, Mr. El Abboud develops, articulates and drives the achievement of technology vision across business areas including Global Services, Global Markets, Alternative Investment Services and Corporate Systems Operations.
Previously, he was chief information officer for Europe, the Middle East and Africa in support of Global Services and Investment Manager outsourcing business needs and head of Enterprise Internet Services across all global information delivery applications.
Mr. El Abboud joined State Street in 1992 where he held a number of positions within the IT division. Prior to rejoining State Street in 1999, he served as chief technology officer at M5 Systems, a provider of network products and services, starting from 1997. He taught computer science at Xavier University and Southeastern Louisiana University.
Mr. El Abboud holds a master’s degree in computer science from the University of Louisiana.