Philip Farah is a director in the Financial Services Practice of the Cisco Internet Business Solutions Group (IBSG). IBSG works with many of the world's leading financial services institutions to enable innovative business model changes, streamline business processes, and capitalize on emerging technologies.
Farah brings a blend of Financial Services industry, management consulting and IT strategy experience to IBSG. Prior to joining Cisco, he headed an analytics function at Capital One Financial focused on the development of new products and strategies. Prior to Capital One, he was a consultant with McKinsey and Co where he served leading Financial Services companies on global strategy engagements with a focus on the retail banking and insurance verticals. Earlier in his career, he managed the IT infrastructure department of a retail bank.