Chris Watterson Head of Risk & Compliance

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Chris Watterson is Head of Risk & Compliance and executive Director of Cains Corporate Services Limited. He is responsible for ensuring that the business adheres to all relevant laws, regulatory requirements, policies, and procedures, and for coordinating the management of all risks identified by the Company.

Chris is an experienced and qualified executive with a demonstrated track record in C-suite and board appointments, with wide ranging business skills and knowledge attained over a near 30-year career in the financial service industry.

His specialisms in risk, compliance, governance, financial crime prevention and data protection are complemented by an entrepreneurial and pragmatic outlook, and the ability to balance commercial and regulatory requirement through risk management.

He is a graduate of the University of Chester, with a first-class Masters in Risk, Compliance and Business Strategy, a Fellow of the Compliance Institute, Fellow of the International Compliance Association and Chartered Member of the Institute for Securities and Investments.