VP, Advisory, Financial Services Practice, Gartner
Ben Seesel is a VP of Advisory Services at Gartner, where he advises senior commercial banking, wealth management, retail banking, and operations leaders at the largest financial services companies in North America and globally. Ben currently supports banks and credit unions on issues such as technology disruption; new approaches to sales effectiveness and enablement; using data and analytics to transform the client experience; engaging and developing next generation talent; and driving business model transformation in financial services.
Ben joined CEB, now Gartner in 2001 as a researcher in the Financial Services practice, conducting benchmarking and research across retail banking, commercial, and back office operations-related topics. Following several years in Financial Services, Ben transitioned to CEB’s Strategy Practice and spent many years advising strategists and senior executives on topics including strategic planning, growth, strategy execution, and transformation. More recently, Ben returned to Gartner’s Financial Services Practice where he serves as a senior member of the advisory team.