Parker Fitzgerald, strategic advisor and consulting partner to the world’s leading financial institutions, today announces the appointment of Chris O’Driscoll, Lead Partner, RegTech Practice.
Over the course of his 15-year career, Chris has been instrumental in helping clients adapt their business strategy and operating models in response to major advancements in technology, that ultimately delivers greater customer insight, reduces risk and improves overall enterprise value.
Chris will lead Parker Fitzgerald’s global RegTech offering focussing on how emerging technologies can be leveraged within a financial institution’s operating model to help lower the cost of meeting ongoing regulatory compliance and reporting obligations.
Additionally, Chris will manage the firm’s relationship with the global FinTech and RegTech community and represent Parker Fitzgerald on all FinTech Industry working consortia.
Scott Vincent, CEO, Parker Fitzgerald said: “We are delighted that Chris is joining the team at an important moment for the industry. His proven track record to help grow businesses will be critical as Parker Fitzgerald continues to lead the market in addressing their digital and regulatory challenges.”
Chris O’Driscoll, Practice Leader, Parker Fitzgerald, commented: “This is an exciting time to be in the industry. The digital transformation the financial sector is undergoing is bringing both opportunities and challenges to companies and customers. I look forward to joining the team as we continue to support our clients.”
Chris will be based in Parker Fitzgerald’s London office.