Peeyush Shukla Executive Leadership
Chief Information and Technology Officer
Peeyush is Heitman’s Chief Information and Technology Officer and a member of the Global Management Committee. In this role, he is directly responsible for leading Heitman’s Information Technology initiatives and Infrastructure Group in support of Heitman’s global investment management business. Working with the Executive Leadership team and business unit heads, Peeyush will define and implement strategies that ensure that the firm’s technology and systems are able to support the firm’s business objectives. Prior to joining Heitman, Peeyush was Managing Director, Data Strategy, Analytics and Multi-Asset Solutions Technology for Nuveen Investments, where he was responsible for creating the technology strategy and roadmap for a multi-year, multi-phase, cross-functional effort to develop Nuveen’s next generation cloud-based platform for data management, investment management, performance/risk measurement, reporting, and analytics across its multiple investment strategies and asset classes. In his career, he has also held senior technology roles with Mesirow Advanced Strategies, Inc. and Solo Cup and has served as a technology consultant for Cambridge Technology Partners and Fimat USA.
Peeyush received a Master’s in Computer Science from Birla Institute of Technology and Science in Pilani, India and a MBA in Finance and Strategy from the Kellogg School of Management at Northwestern University. He is also a Chartered Financial Analyst and a Financial Risk Manager.