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James Mazarakis


Mr. Jim Mazarakis is an Executive Vice President with WSFS Bank headquartered in Wilmington Delaware. He has more than 30 years of experience in banking, investment management and brokerage services. He served on senior leadership teams, both as Chief Information Officer (CIO) for T. Rowe Price, and Managing Director and Divisional CIO at J.P. Morgan Asset Management. He also worked on large scale international projects and merger and acquisition teams at Capital One Financial and Goldman Sachs.

Mr. Mazarakis graduated with a Bachelor of Science degree from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute and a Master of Science degree in Management of Technology from Polytechnic Institute of New York University. He is frequently quoted in technology publications and was recognized in 2007 by Information Week as a Top 10 Innovator for his work at T. Rowe Price. In 2015 he was interviewed by Phil Weinzimer for the book published by CRC Press “The Strategic CIO”. Mr. Mazarakis serves on the board of directors of the Delaware Community Foundation and on the board of directors for the Delaware Business Roundtable Education Council. 

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In the past, managing your technology shop was an “inside job” which consisted of well-structured procedures, strong processes and hiring the right people. All of that is still true today, however another key component has emerged: contracting with the right vendors. It is very rare today to find an organization which does not have a major dependency on...