Lafir Thassim is the Managing Director and Head of US Data Management at UBS.

Lafir Thassim is Managing Director and Head of Group Data Management in the Americas at UBS. In this role, he is responsible for the development and implementation of Data Strategy for the US across the Group, driving sustained transformation across the firm's multiple business divisions and Functions and leading the UBS's Data Management Program in the region. He has over 20 years of experience in the Financial Services industry, covering Balance Sheet and Revenue Control, Data Management, Cash & Liquidity management, Foreign Exchange and OTC Derivatives.

A graduate of the University of Bridgeport, Lafir holds a Double Major in Finance and Accounting from, is a Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) and a Certified Public Accountant (CPA).