Nikhil Lele
Winning in the next wave will require foresight to reimagine the business, willingness to challenge the status quo and an appetite for bold action.

Nikhil Lele

EY Global & Americas Consumer Banking Leader

Work towards advancing industry dialogue. Stay at the forefront of the key challenges and helps leaders face constraints across financial ecosystem.

As a Leader in EY Americas Financial Services Office (FSO), Nikhil leads the digital transformation agenda for consumer financial services spanning banking, wealth management and insurance. He works extensively with consumer finance clients to help develop customer strategies and new value propositions that drive growth and competitive advantage. Critical importance is placed on driving digital and technology strategies to help clients modernize and transform into platform-based enterprises. He also leads EY NextWave Financial Services agenda, which focuses on setting a vision for the future of the financial services industry.

Additionally, he is a passionate teacher who has guest lectured as part of the graduate programs at Indiana University, Carnegie Mellon University, and Columbia University on the topics of business transformation, digital strategy and emerging technologies.  

Nikhil earned his BS in MIS and Computer Science from The College of New Jersey and his MBA in Strategy from The Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania.  

How Nikhil is building a better working world

“Financial institutions are facing major choices that will determine how they stay relevant, earn more customer trust and play to win over the next five years. EY’s groundbreaking NextWave research and proprietary insights will help financial services organizations to have a positive impact on consumers lives and on the industry as a whole. Promoting financial well-being and industry success is how I’m helping to build a better working world.”

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