Head of Turnaround Banking
KPMG LLP UK
Supported changes in Governance and operating platforms for a UK alternative lender, helped develop and challenge good bank / bad bank plan implemented by West African Central bank, Provided leading PE firm with strategic outside-in analysis of the restructuring plans for two of Europe’ s largest troubled banks.
Responsible for the entire DEPFA Group internationally. Over 4 years, reduced costs, headcount and balance sheet in excess of 50% (from over €100b to €50b), returned the bank to profitability within first year of operations. Returned Eur 2B in capital to the German Government
Improved the regulatory risk rating of DEPFA with the Central Bank of Ireland and the US Federal Reserve
Member of the management board
Hypo Real Estate AG responsible for capital markets and asset management
Built profitable international derivative and credit trading platforms and a US and European commercial real estate securitization businesses
Chairman of Depfa First Albany Securities, Board member of subsidiaries in New York, Luxembourg, Germany and Ireland
Global Head of HVB Credit Treasury, Head of Management Committee HVB Americas, President HVB Risk Management Products
Profitably launched a Bermuda reinsurer and international derivative products company.
Over-all responsibility for the post merger US businesses of Hypo Bank, Bank Austria and Bayerische Vereinsbank.
Built international credit management, trading and client securitization platforms
Created and managed 10 Asset Backed CP conduits with over 20 billion in outstanding commercial paper and ranking in the top 10 globally.
B.A. (Hons) Economics, Union College