Ulku Rowe is the Technical Director of Financial Services in the Office of the CTO at Google Cloud.

Before joining Google, Ulku was the Global Head and CTO of Credit Risk Technology at J.P. Morgan and worked as a Managing Director at Bank of America Merrill Lynch, where she was the Global Head of Market Risk Technology.

Ulku serves on the Board of Directors of the Fulbright Association and has held a variety of technology leadership positions at UBS building trading and analytics systems.

Throughout her career, Ulku has driven business transformation through technical innovation and leadership. Her focus is building highly scalable, enterprise systems leveraging grid computing, quantitative analytics and big data technologies.

Ulku received a Bachelor of Science in Computer Engineering from Bosphorus University in Istanbul and a Master of Science in Computer Science from University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.