Kirsty Knight Head of Compliance

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Kirsty Knight is Head of Compliance and leads Cains’ highly experienced compliance team and has over 12 years’ experience as a Compliance Officer and qualified Data Protection Practitioner with a demonstrated history of leading the compliance function within regulated industries, the Financial Intelligence Unit and IOM Government.

Prior to joining Cains, Kirsty was the Head of Compliance for an Isle of Man based eGaming company and before that, she was a Supervisor at Isle of Man Financial Intelligence Unit where she specialised in leading an Island wide training program in relation to the role of the Isle of Man Financial Intelligence Unit and effective suspicious activity reporting, regularly delivering training to AICP, ACSP and the IOM FSA Anti Money Laundering and Financial Fraud Conference.

Kirsty holds the Practitioner Certificate in Data Protection and International Compliance Association Diploma in Anti-Money Laundering as well as completing the International Compliance Association Specialist Certificate in Combatting the Financing of Terrorism and Betting and Gaming. She was also shortlisted for Women in Compliance Award 2020.