Sharmil PatwaFounder

Sharmil Patwa
areas of expertise
  • Business Transformation
  • Risk Management
  • Product Development & Governance
  • Programme Management
  • WealthTech
  • MBA, Imperial College Management School
  • BA Hons English Literature, University of Southampton

Sharmil founded Opus Una in 2011. He has worked in Wealth Management and Investment Banking as both a consultant and Practitioner for over 20 years, and is experienced in working closely with ‘C’ suite and Board level stakeholders.


Prior to Opus Una, Sharmil held Senior Risk and Transformation roles at Barclays Wealth, Deutsche Bank and Accenture. He has led large-scale transformation across Front Office, Operations, Technology, Finance, Risk and Compliance functions in Wealth Management and Investment Banking.


He is active in the FinTech scene, working with a number of WealthTechs through Opus Una and mentoring some of the finest FinTechs in the world through his involvement with Techstars and StartupBootCamp FinTech.


Outside of work, Sharmil enjoys mountain sports, travel and good food and drink.