Jason Ward is a Vice President of Business Architecture in the Fidelity Pricing and Cash Management Services division (FPCMS), based in New Hampshire, USA.
In his current role, Jason is responsible for leading Business Architecture and Strategy initiatives in order to optimize the FPCMS Middle and Back Office service capabilities.
Since joining Fidelity Investments in 2004, Jason has held various management positions including roles in Institutional Accounting, Trade Operations and Service Strategy. As the Head of Global Trade Operations Jason managed staff located in New Hampshire, Texas, and India and was responsible for the daily operations of cash securities, FX, mortgage allocations, tri-party repo, derivatives and collateral management operations.
Prior to Fidelity, Jason managed Institutional Fixed Income and Equity Accounting operations at Putnam Investments. Jason also served in Defined Contribution / Defined Benefit plan operations at Fleet Financial Group and the Boston Company.
Jason currently serves on the Board of Directors for ISITC and is a member of the ICI Securities Operations Advisory Committee. He has also served on various SIFMA / AMF, ISDA operations committees as well as the Omgeo Americas Regional Advisory Council.