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Appointments / 08 October 2021

Crestbridge appoints new Group Chief Risk Officer

Crestbridge appoints new Group Chief Risk Officer

Crestbridge has announced the appointment of compliance industry veteran, Siân Dalrymple as Group Chief Risk officer to support its continuing strategy for growth.

In her new role, Siân will be responsible for the oversight and enhancement of Crestbridge’s risk function and the development of its risk management services platform for its global client base ensuring that the businesses agile administration solutions are supported by first class Risk capabilities.

Siân brings with her vast experience in the financial services industry having worked at a senior level in risk and compliance for leading global service providers for over 30 years where her roles have included leading the compliance and risk functions for large, multi-national and stock-exchange listed organisations globally.

Prior to joining Crestbridge, Siân was Executive Vice President, Group Head of Compliance and Group MLRO, and a member of the Executive Committee at The Bank of N.T. Butterfield & Son Limited (“Butterfield”) for four years before leaving to study for an MBA with Edinburgh Business School. During her time at Butterfield, Siân developed the Group’s centres of compliance excellence across the world, growing her team of 24 industry professionals when she joined, to 65 at its peak. Prior to that, Siân was a Managing Director at Deutsche Bank A.G., latterly responsible for the compliance oversight of all product lines and 180 staff in 16 countries across the Bank’s Asia-Pacific operations. Over a decade Siân implemented several large-scale compliance initiatives at Deutsche Bank and in 2013 was selected to join the ATLAS programme (Accomplished Top Leaders Advancement Strategy) for top female Managing Directors. In addition to these roles, Siân also worked in compliance roles for companies including Bank of America, ABN AMRO N.V., J. Henry Schroder & Co. (now Citi), Société Générale and Guinness Mahon (now Investec).

Dean Hodcroft, CEO, Crestbridge said:

“Following an extensive search and rigorous selection process, we’re delighted that Siân has agreed to join us as Group Chief Risk Officer. With the skills and experience Siân has developed over a career spanning four decades, she is exceptionally well placed for her new role with us. I’m extremely proud that Crestbridge has again been able to attract an individual of world class calibre and I look forward to working with Siân in what is an exceptionally exciting time for our business and industry.”

Welcome to Crestbridge Siân!