United States | EVP, Director of Banking Transformation, Zions Bancorporation
Kristiane Koontz is Executive Vice President and Director of Banking Transformation for Zions Bancorporation, based in Salt Lake City, Utah, USA. In this role, she leads technology-driven business transformation programs for the bank, including a multi-year core banking systems replacement. Prior to joining Zions, Kristiane was a director in PwC’s Digital Banking Consulting practice. Past accomplishments include launching Zions’ core banking platform for commercial loans, leading a multi-year technology transformation for the mortgage division of a large regional bank, leading the technology program for Silicon Valley Bank’s first international expansion, and helping an international card brand launch its Digital Wallet product.
Kristiane founded and ran an Internet marketing startup prior to joining PwC. She is a founder, advisory board member and former president of The CLUB, a nonprofit in the Silicon Valley/Bay Area dedicated to advancing women in leadership, and Co-Chair of the Zions Bank Diversity Council.