Pete Kelso

CTO, Global Investments and Corporate IT
Pete Kelso is managing director and chief technology officer of Global Investments and Corporate IT. Pete Kelso joined Aflac in October 2012 in the position as managing director and chief investments technology officer of Global Investments. In that role, he was primarily responsible for strategy, implementation and oversight of all aspects of information technology related to Aflac's Global Investments division. In 2016 his role was expanded to also include managing the information technology platforms for the global Corporate functions of Aflac which include Finance, Accounting, Risk, Actuarial, Audit, among others. Prior to coming to Aflac, he served as managing director; head of Application Services for Asset Management, Securities Lending, Funding, Listed Derivatives, CMBS, RMBS, Loans, Money Markets and Foreign Exchange in Deutsche Bank Group's Global Technology organization. Prior to Deutsche Bank, Kelso held progressively responsible roles at Merrill Lynch Investment Management, Bankers Trust Asset Management division and Northern Telecom. Kelso earned a bachelor's degree in general engineering from the University of Illinois and a Master of Business Administration with an emphasis in finance and statistics from the University of Chicago's Booth School of Business.