Brian Franz is executive vice president and the global chief information officer (CIO) for State Street. He is also part of our Management Committee. As CIO, Brian is responsible for our information technology and enterprise data activities across our global footprint.
Brian, a dual UK/US national, previously worked at Diageo PLC, a multinational publicly traded company where he held executive roles that spanned chief productivity officer and CIO with responsibility for enterprise operations, technology and business service functions. Prior to joining Diageo in 2008, he was CIO at PepsiCo International, and before that in leadership roles at GE, including GE Capital and AT&T. He has deep technology, operations and business experience, and embraces a digital-first mindset, with client and employee experience squarely at the center.
Brian earned a master’s degree from New York University and his undergraduate degree from Iona College.