Monica Summerville heads Celent's Capital Markets practice and is based in the firm's London office. Monica is a seasoned financial services industry executive and recognized thought leader (quoted by WSJ, FT, Financial News, Forbes, CNBC etc) with more than 20 years’ experience in capital markets both on the buy and sell side as well as with service providers. With a deep understanding of market structure and technology underpinned by years of delivering cutting edge technology solutions for capital markets participants, Monica has a proven track record assisting clients in leveraging the emerging technology and industry trends driving change.
Prior to joining Celent Monica was Director, Head of Fintech Research at TABB Group. She has held technology, operations and management positions with ABN Amro, Price Waterhouse, RiskWaters, Jordan & Jordan and J&W Seligman Investment Management. She also worked as U.S. retail broker, holding Series 7 & 63 registrations.
Monica attended The Albert Nerkin School of Engineering, The Cooper Union where she worked towards a Bachelor in Engineering (BE) in civil engineering and studied financial theory at The New York Institute of Finance. Based in London, she holds dual US/UK citizenship.
14 July 2021The notion that the customer comes first seems blindingly obvious, but truly executing against that simple saying is an area where many financia…
12 July 2021Celent clients are increasingly asking for information on institutional adoption of cryptocurrencies and the landscape of service offerings by f…
20 June 2021Capital markets front office - cloud’s final frontier? Is the capital markets front office the final cloud frontier? I was asked to discuss this…
19 May 2021
The opportunity and threat potential across capital markets is massive as new fintechs and incumbents bring new business models to market levera…
9 June 2021
On-Demand Webinar, United KingdomMonica Summerville, Head of Capital Markets at Celent, Adrian Ip, Director of Product Management at Aquis Technologies and Mike Smith, Director…
18 May 2021 10:00 - 11:00 EDT (15:00 BST, 16:00 CEST)
United StatesThe opportunity and threat potential across capital markets is massive as new fintechs and incumbents bring new business models to market levera…
5 May 2021 02:00 - 03:00 EDT (07:00 BST, 08:00 CEST)
United StatesAdvanced analytics and AI depend on unfettered access to data. Unfortunately, access is precisely the problem at many financial institutions, wh…
10 December 2020 14:00 - 17:00 GMT (09:00 EST, 15:00 CET)
hosted by IPC and Vela, United Kingdom“ENABLING TRADING SUCCESS IN THE CLOUD” IPC and Vela would like to invite you to join a panel of experts on Thursday, 10 December 2020 at 2pm GM…
15 June 2021
Cloud adoption needs to happen across the entire capital markets ecosystem, Monica Summerville, Head of Capital Markets at Celent, said. “The pa…
11 May 2021
By Monica Summerville, Head of Capital Markets, Celent. Financial institutions and data have had a love hate relationship for many years. On the…
26 January 2021
By Monica Summerville, Head of Capital Markets, Celent. Senior executives within capital markets, like most people, are hoping for a return to n…
16 December 2020
There are risk questions. “There is an issue that they don't want to put their assets and balance sheets at risk or they have an issue about rep…