Ricardo Ferreira Alqueidão

Head of Automation CoE Banco de Investimento Global

Ricardo is the Head of Automation CoE at Bank BiG, which was started and designed by him. This department is responsible for Delivering, Maintaining and Governing the global Automation & RPA Program, having achieved multiple benefits by integrating RPA with other technologies, such as BPM and low-code platforms.


He holds a Master's Degree in Computer Science and Engineering from Instituto Superior Técnico of Lisbon.


Prior to joining BiG in 2018, Ricardo was the RPA & Analytics Team Leader in EY, where he was involved in several RPA projects for some of the largest Financial Services organizations in Portugal. His first taste for Process Automation and Improvement started 3 years ago when he started the RPA CoE at Everis, which nowadays is one of the largest and well succeeded RPA teams in Portugal.


Since then, Ricardo has been an Intelligent Automation and Digital Transformation enthusiast, driving RPA adoption and fomenting an Automation First culture.

Conference Day 2

Wednesday, November 27th, 2019

11:30 AM Speech, text, image recognition alongside RPA

  • OCR, ICR, API, NLP: The optimal tools to decipher unstructured data
  • Turning unstructured data into value business insight

2:30 PM Utilise the technology ecosystem to achieve business transformation

  • How RPA is supporting Digital Transformation in BiG
  • Tools you can use before you automate processes including process mining and BPM
  • Deliver data-driven RPA with digital optimisation and data analytics
  • How to achieve end-to-end business transformation through your technology ecosystem

Check out the incredible speaker line-up to see who will be joining Ricardo.

Download The Latest Agenda