Chief Technology Officer
Nimesh Patel is Chief Technology Officer and Chief Operating Officer for Cresset. For nearly two decades, Nimesh has applied his extensive technology acumen to developing innovative technology platforms that enable product innovation and organizational expansion across a variety of sectors. His role at Cresset is to forge and implement an innovative, mobile-first technology platform for the wealth management sector–a technology approach that aims to differentiate and transform the wealth management experience for high net worth and ultra-high net worth clients. Prior to joining Cresset, Nimesh was CTO of Emmi Solutions, a healthcare technology company that was acquired by Wolters Kluwer in 2016. Before helping lead Emmi Solutions to that successful exit, Nimesh held multiple technology leadership roles at UBS, InterContinentalExchange Trust, Boston Options Exchange and Chicago Mercantile Exchange Inc. Nimesh holds a BS in Electrical Engineering from University of Wisconsin-Madison and a MBA from University of Chicago Booth School of Business. He has co-authored and been granted two patents for fintech and healthcare software solutions. In his free time, Nimesh lives for a good round of 18, enjoys cheering on the Badgers and Packers, and loves traveling and exploring everything Chicago has to offer with his wife, Alice.