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April 8 Wednesday

Cancelled: Chirelstein Colloquium: "The Transformation of Financial Services: Blockchain as a Case Study" with Umar Farooq '00, JPMorgan Chase & Co.

  • Wednesday, April 8, 2020 at 12:00PM - 1:30PM
  • Calabresi Faculty Lounge
  • Open To The Yale Community
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  • CANCELLED
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Description

Lunch will be available starting at 12:00 pm; the talk will begin at 12:15 pm.

Please RSVP to the Yale Law School Center for the Study of Corporate Law by Thursday, April 2, 2020.

Sponsored by the Yale Law School Center for the Study of Corporate Law, Yale Law & Business Society, and Career Development Office.


Umar Farooq '00 is a Managing Director at JPMorgan Chase & Co. and is the Head of Digital Treasury Services and Head of Blockchain for the Corporate and Investment Bank (CIB). Prior to his current role, Umar was the Head of CIB Fintech and the CFO responsible for financial oversight and business management across Technology, Operations, and Controls. Previously he held leadership positions in Chase Bank including Head of Small Business Segment and National Sales Manager for Chase Business Banking. Umar joined JP Morgan Chase in 2009. Before joining JP Morgan Chase, he was the Chief Sales Officer for CIT Group where he led revenue growth across middle market and specialty lending businesses globally. Umar holds a B.S. in Computer Science, B.S. in Economics and M.Engg. in Computer Engineering from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. Umar received his J.D. from Yale Law School.

Sponsoring Organization(s)

Yale Law School Center for the Study of Corporate Law

Yale Law & Business Society

Career Development Office