Nidal Babar

New York, NY

Nidal Babar is a Managing Director, in the Consumer & Community Banking Technology division at JPMorgan Chase & Co.

Formerly, Mr. Babar held several leadership roles at Tradeweb, including Managing Director for Global Infrastructure & Enterprise Technology and Co-Head of Inter-Dealer Broking Technology. At Tradeweb he was responsible for the build out of the technology organization providing support and product delivery for the Inter-Dealer Electronic and Hybrid trading businesses.

Prior to Tradeweb, Mr. Babar was Head of EMEA Technology Operations at ICAP Plc based in London where he oversaw system operations and delivery for trading, middle and back office in the EMEA region. He has an extensive background in electronic trading technology and has held various leadership roles across the technology stack, starting at BrokerTec in 1999.

Mr. Babar holds a B.S. in Computer Information Systems from Bellevue University and an M.S. in Technology Management from Columbia University. He is also an Adjunct Professor of Computer Science at Caldwell University.