Edward is a managing consultant in corporate and operational risk management in banks and insurance companies. His career has included in addition to the UK an executive post in New York. His project assignments have also been in mainland Europe, Russia and elsewhere. He recently had a long assignment as Interim Director and Approved Person by the UK Regulator, Operational Risk and member of the Risk Committee at Santander UK. Edward has previously led risk consulting activities in Marsh Europe (in the MMC Group), City Practitioners, AEA Technology/Risk Solutions and KPMG. Projects have been in wholesale markets, retail and corporate banking, insurance, investment management, full range major banks, and for a regulator/supervisor. They have covered: • Directing operational risk management including scenario analysis for Directors and Risk Committee • Upgrading risk management frameworks: information, organisation, and processes • Assessment and control of strategic and operational risks • Preparing Basel Capital Adequacy assessments and the Pillar 2 ICAAP Report (UK Capital Adequacy Assessment to the Regulator) • Enhancing major projects, M&A, outsourcing through risk management • Training directors, managers and staff in risk management He is the Immediate Past Chairman and a Fellow of the Institute of Operational Risk, the leading professional body focusing on high standards in this risk field. Edward is also an Honorary Life Member of the Institute of Risk Management. He is a member of the City Values Forum set up by the Lord Mayors of London which focuses on organisations’ cultures and individuals’ behaviors.