New York City
New York City
Aliana Soto has been in IT for over 10 years as a business analyst/Quality Assuarance Manager working on projects for Global capital markets and Escrow. Aliana started out on the Fixed Income side of the business at Lehman Brothers. She transitioned into IT to the Global Sales Technology team working on both fixed income and equity projects delivering web-based solutions to grow the business and provide senior management revenue reporting for managers, clients and sales.
Her most recent role at JPMorgan Chase was a VP managing a global QA team and a national BA team within Escrow Technology. Her team worked closely with sales, client service, operations, finance, tax, risk and compliance to deliver comprehensive solutions to not only support the business but drive growth and opportunities.
She is currently a Senior in the Financial Services Office focusing in Financial Markets for Ernst & Young. She consults with clients working onsite with them to transform their finance organizations to compete in the global market.
Aliana enjoys giving back to her community and has served in a variety of capacities in non-profits throughout NYC as well as through internal employee networks. She has been a member of the New York Urban League Young Professionals serving them in many capacities including mentoring, fundraising, value proposition, growing and retaining membership, scholarship committee, and creating a new ambassador initiative.
She currently is the Finance Chair for the Connect for Young Professionals Group under The National Hemophilia Foundation. A group of young professionals committed to bringing resources, advocating and outreaching for the bleeding disorder community. She also currently serves as a Board Member for the New York City Hemophilia Chapter. Where she is leading volunteer engagement initiatives and focusing on reaching the Latino community of NYC.
As an avid animal lover she was a volunteer with Pets for Life (Formerly Safety Net) and the Humane Society helping low income NY'ers with resources to keep and maintain their pets.
She was the Coordinator for the Homeless Shelter at her church providing beds and food women in NYC's shelter system as a respite bed provider.
She is a member of Central Baptist Church in NYC. Using her spiritual gift of administration in various ministries. Her love of the Lord is what drives her everyday.