Pritesh Patel
Group Technical Director
Pritesh is the lead Partner within Parker Fitzgerald’s Global Assurance Practice.

He has more than has 20 years of experience providing Front Office Assurance, Internal Audit and Advisory services in Capital Markets, Corporate Banking and Asset Management in the UK, Europe and US. Prior to joining Parker Fitzgerald, Pritesh held several senior leadership roles at RBS, BAML and Nomura. Pritesh’s career as an Assurance SME focusing on Risk and Control and Internal Audit spans all asset classes.

Pritesh has a deep understanding of risk management principles, assurance techniques and Financial Services regulation. Leading large teams, he has been responsible for building and embedding a class-leading Front Office Risk & Control function and the design and execution of technical audits. He also has a track record of delivering impactful and relevant assurance across all three lines of defence