Prior to creating Manetu, Mr. Kohari was the Global Chief Technology Architect for State Street Bank where he was responsible for the enhancements to State Street’s digital enterprise architecture. Mr Kohari lead the creation of State Street’s next generation digital enterprise that delivers on-demand secure computing capabilities, driven through machine learning paradigms and all pertinent fin-tech disruptive technologies.
Prior to joining State Street, Mr. Kohari served as EVP/Head of Global Technology Innovation for the London Stock Exchange Group - Responsible for Blockchain, Cognitive Computing and Low-Latency initiatives across all Group companies. Driving advance research for the entre trading life cycle, starting from pre-trade/trade components to post-trade technologies related to clearing and settlement.
Previous to joining LSEG, Mr. Kohari served as CTO, Novell Inc. - Responsible for the Service Provider focused Cloud Computing initiatives at Novell. Responsible for security, management and operating system products to deliver highly integrated cloud focused offerings. Mr. Kohari’s responsibilities included providing software and services to the Financial Services vertical with specialization in low latency initiatives. Mr. Kohari was also the founder/CEO of Mission Critical Linux, a company dedicated to introducing enterprise software capabilities into the Linux operating system.