Teresa Heitsenrether

Chief Data & Analytics Officer
Teresa Heitsenrether

Teresa Heitsenrether is the firm’s Chief Data & Analytics Officer and a member of JPMorgan Chase’s Operating Committee. She leads the firm’s Data & Analytics organization, responsible for the adoption of artificial intelligence across the company. Heitsenrether oversees data use, governance, and controls with the aim of harnessing AI technologies to effectively and responsibly develop new products, improve productivity, and enhance risk management.

Heitsenrether has been with JPMorgan Chase throughout her career. Prior to her current role, Heitsenrether was the Global Head of Securities Services from 2015 to 2023. With $30 trillion in client assets under custody, Securities Services is a leading provider of safekeeping, accounting, administration, middle office, collateral management, and data solutions to institutional investment managers, pension funds and governments.  Under her leadership, the business increased revenue by more than 22%, grew assets under custody by nearly $9 trillion and more than doubled assets under administration. The business won some of the largest client mandates ever awarded in the industry and launched Fusion, a data platform designed to help institutional investors better manage and leverage data in a scalable, efficient way.

From 2012 to 2015, Heitsenrether was the Global Head of Prime Brokerage, where she led the significant international expansion and growth of the business. She served as European Head of Prime Brokerage from 2011 to 2012 and as Head of Prime Brokerage Product Development from 2009 to 2011. Prior to 2009, Heitsenrether assumed increasing responsibilities across a variety of roles within the Treasury and Fixed Income businesses in New York and London.

Among other accolades, Heitsenrether was named one of American Banker’s Most Powerful Women in Finance and to Barron’s list of the 100 Most Influential Women in U.S. Finance. In 2023, she received Global Custodian’s Lifetime Achievement Award for her contributions to the industry. She has also been recognized as one of the 50 Leading Women in Hedge Funds by The Financial Journal and elected to the Academy of Women Leaders by the YWCA of New York City.

Heitsenrether earned a Bachelor of Science in Finance from Fordham University and holds a Master of Business Administration from New York University. She is on the Advisory Board of Fordham’s Gabelli School of Business.  She also serves on the executive steering committee of JPMorgan Chase’s Women on the Move and is Co-Executive Sponsor of the firm’s NextGen Business Resource Group.