Colin Jarrett

Chief Security and Risk Officer

British, born 1969

Dr. Colin Jarrett is our Chief Security and Risk Officer, where he leads the Temenos Services, Customer Success and Support organizations in North America.

Colin is responsible for customer satisfaction, improving operating efficiencies, accelerating speed of delivery, and driving scale through Temenos’ Partner-first strategy.

Prior to this role, Colin was the Chief Client Delivery Officer leading our Global Services business. Before that, he was the Chief Cloud Officer, responsible for driving the rapid expansion in global SaaS business. Earlier roles included Managing Director of Global Client Services and Support and earlier Global Head of Product Development.

Colin joined Temenos in 2016 from Accenture, where he was Managing Director. He spent 20 years working in large-scale technology delivery projects across the financial services industry with Accenture and has extensive experience of global delivery. Colin spent five years working in India, building Accenture’s Financial Services Delivery Excellence practice. He also spent five years in the Philippines leading the company’s Banking and Payments Technology Delivery group.

Colin holds a Ph.D. from Cambridge University where he studied Condensed Matter Physics and was elected as a bye-fellow of Magdalene College. He is also a named inventor holding patents both with Accenture and Philips.