Financial services specialist Capco has appointed Andrew Tarver as the new Managing Director of its UK business unit. The thirty-five year old Tarver was previously a Partner in Capco's Capital Markets team. The previous country head, Ismail Amla, has been promoted to lead the North American practice.
Andrew Tarver has over 12 years of experience in financial services consultancy serving tier one capital markets clients. He joined Capco in 2010 from Accenture where he was a Partner in the firm's Capital Markets practice. At both consulting firms he has been responsible for several large transformations in the area of target operating models, process-transformations, technology and change management.
“I am delighted to have been asked to lead Capco's UK business. We are incorporating the most innovative thinking into all our offerings, including the implications of mobile banking, social networking and creative solutions to address regulatory change, to ensure our clients have the very best solutions, delivered by the best talent in the industry” says Andrew Tarver.
Peter Schurau, CEO for Capco’s European business, adds: "I look forward to working closely with Andrew to further develop Capco's UK offering. At Capco we reward excellence regardless of age and Andrew's appointment as UK CEO reflects the significant contribution he has already made to the company.”