Satish Bhat joined Axcelus Financial (formerly Lombard International) in December 2023 and is the Chief Information Officer. In this role, Mr. Bhat is responsible for all aspects of the company's Technology strategy, Software development, Cybersecurity and Infrastructure domains. Mr. Bhat has over 25 years of experience in technology domain with almost two decades in leading software architecture and development in finance sector with the focus on Private banking, Wealth Management and Investment Asset management. Previously he served in technology, product and engineering leadership roles at HSBC Global Bank, Invesco Funds, Franklin Templeton, Standard and Poor's, Sumitomo Mitsui Bank, etc. Mr. Bhat has working experience in various countries across globe, including UK, Switzerland, France, China, India, etc. Mr. Bhat started his career working as software developer at Apple Computers.