Our Team

Management Team

Jaidev Iyer

co-Founder and Executive Chairman

Jaidev Iyer is co-Founder and Executive Chairman of RiskCounts, and President of J-Risk Advisors, a consulting firm focusing on Enterprise / Operational risk, based in New York.

Jaidev was with Citigroup for 28 years, retiring as Global Head of ICG Operational Risk

Prior roles included heading Risk for Asset Management, Structured Products for Private Banking, Americas Market Risk, Middle East Treasury, Asia Derivatives Financial Engineering, and Asia Market Risk. Jaidev was also UBS IB Head of Operational Risk, Board Member of the Global Association of Risk Professionals (GARP), Chairman of the Curriculum Council for MoodysiRSQ.

He is a CFA Charter holder, and has attended programs in Behavioral Finance, and Executive Strategies at Harvard's "John F. Kennedy School of Government". He has also attended the Advanced Executive Program at the Northwestern University’s Kellogg School of Management.

Piyush Srivastava

Chief Executive Officer

Piyush has over two decades of experience in financial services industry. He brings a good mix of banking and consulting experience to RiskCounts.

Piyush started his career as a banker/ risk manager at Wall Street, where he was exposed to several areas of banking in roles with Market Risk, Credit Risk, Counterparty Credit Risk, Operational Risk, Enterprise Risk Management (ERM), Regulatory & Economic Capital and Stress testing.

In his consulting tenure, as the global head of capital markets consulting practice, Piyush advised fortune 500 clients in the areas of risk and compliance transformation, process transformation and financial transformation. He has actively been involved with strategy, process implementation, technology implementation and managing client relationships.

Key roles include:
- Global Head of Capital Markets Consulting Practice, Virtusa Corporation
- Head of Market Risk and Counterparty Credit Risk for Alternative Assets globally, RBC Capital Markets
- Director of Counterparty Credit Risk for Hedge Funds (North America), RBC Capital Markets
- Risk Manager, Deutsche Bank
- Senior Consultant, Arthur Andersen

Piyush earned his M.S. (Financial Markets & Trading) from Illinois Institute of Technology, Chicago and earned an MBA (Marketing) & BS (Physics) from University of Pune, India.

Vamsi Chemitiganti

co-Founder and Chief Technology Officer

Vamsi Chemitiganti is co-Founder and CTO of RiskCounts, with an award-winning record of overseeing new-age technology globally in the areas of Finance, Insurance, Manufacturing, Healthcare and Retail.

Vamsi has deep technical expertise in new areas of enterprise computing – Big Data, AI, Cloud Computing, Middleware, High-Performance-Computing and their applications to the business.

His areas of expertise include digital transformation, cloud computing, enterprise middleware - BPM, Mobile, Platform As A Service, Big Data, Predictive Analytics, Blockchain and AI.

Key Roles include:

-  General Manager - Global, Hortonworks

- Chief Architect - US East, Red Hat

- Product Architect - Siemens

Vamsi earned his MBA from University of Maryland and BS (Engineering) from Bangalore University, India.