Non-Executive Director & Audit Committee Chair with a focus on financial services and fintech. Bringing together finance, technology and risk to deliver strategic business outcomes.
Advising and supporting RiskLedger - reducing supply chain risk and the cost of assurance through a new NCSC award winning online platform.
More information: https://riskledger.com/?
Providing, support, guidance and constructive challenge to a seed-stage fintech (financial technology) startup seeking to unlock liquidity in global equity markets.
More information: https://appital.io/
Building a new business opportunity for the world's 3rd largest insurance broker and risk advisor. Defined strategy, built teams, and developed new software solutions, bringing these to market.
Leading the global cyber security function for a top 3 insurance broker and risk advisor. Building strategy, engaging with board, stakeholders and regulators, handling multiple major M&A integrations and overseeing major transformation and technology implementation programs.
Wall Street Journal Profile: https://www.wsj.com/articles/a-day-in-the-life-of-a-ciso-matt-palmer-willis-towers-watson-1513340826
Chairing the Audit Committee for Bradford Community Housing Trust Group (now Incommunities) and setting up new governance arrangements.
Serving as a founder Governor of a new NHS Foundation Trust, establishing new governance arrangements, hiring new auditors and Chairman, overseeing financial recovery.
Various IT and business leadership roles across financial services - private equity, alternative investments, retail banking.
Setting up a new web application development / Software as a Service solutions provider.
Delivering external, operational and technology audit with KPMG and then RSM Tenon.