VP IT, Head of Corporate, Risk & Operations Technology at Cetera Financial Group

Kalika Gupta is a strategic business and commercially focused IT executive with a track record of delivering technology and business solutions that drive financial results, enhance competitive market advantage and ensure compliance with financial regulations.

She is a proven team builder that strives to create new business opportunities, exploits digital transformation and establish strategic business relationships. She has consistently illustrated the ability to bridge technical and business organizations through focus on innovation.

Kalika has spent the last 15 years as a successful Fintech leader at Toyota Financial Services where she won many innovation awards. Recently she joined Cetera Financial Group as VP and Head of Corporate, Risk and Operation Technology. Cetera is a shared service organization serving the second-largest family of independent broker-dealers in the United States. It is a leading provider of retail financial services to investment programs of banks and credit unions, has over $224.5 billion in advisory and brokerage assets under advisement.