CRO roundup: Morgan Stanley’s opening in Frankfurt

CRO roundup: Morgan Stanley’s opening in Frankfurt | Corporate Risk & Insurance

CRO roundup: Morgan Stanley’s opening in Frankfurt

CROs moving up the ladder:

  • NMI Holding, the parent company of US-based National Mortgage Insurance Corporation, announced that Rob Smith has been promoted to executive vice president and chief risk officer
  • Global Reach Partners, a London-based foreign exchange specialist, has named Millie Richardson its new chief compliance and risk officer
  • Elona Ruka-Wright has been appointed to chief risk officer at Finastra, the third-largest Fintech company in the world

Looking for a change? This week’s top jobs:

A leading global financial services firm is looking for a new addition to its EMEA Risk Management Division. If you have a MSc or PhD in a highly quantitative subject and a deep understanding of regulatory requirements, this Frankfurt-based position could be yours.

Vacancy roundup:

Deputy chief risk officer, TMX Group – Toronto, Canada

This Canadian financial services company with offices worldwide is adding a risk professional to the team at HQ in Toronto.

Head of risk – IT build and programmes, Lloyd’s Banking Group – London, UK

The UK’s largest retail and commercial bank is offering up to US$198,000 for a risk manager to oversee its conduct, compliance, and operational risk team.

Associate vice president and chief risk officer, Southern Methodist University – Dallas, Texas, USA

A private research university in Texas is looking for a chief risk officer to design and implement university-wide risk management for its student body of 12,000.

Head of risk and compliance, VGW – Perth, Australia

The description for this position includes “enjoying the beach whenever possible.” If that doesn’t have you sold, consider the opportunities abound in leading the risk management of a cutting-edge Aussie tech company focused on online gaming through an exciting period of growth.

Chief risk officer, Mosaic – Oakland, CA, USA

This solar fintech company based in northern California is looking for a chief risk officer with 10+ years of experience.

Chief risk and compliance officer, E-Global Trade & Finance Group – Luxembourg

This technology-driven online brokerage company is looking for a risk professional to head up its Luxembourg operations.  

Head of risk, Discovery Limited – Johannesburg, South Africa

This South African financial services firm has a strong commitment to social justice, and it’s looking for a risk professional to manage its 16-person group risk team.

Commercial bank – commercial real estate – chief risk officer, JPMorgan Chase & Co. – Columbus, Ohio, USA

JPMorgan is on the hunt for someone who’s good with numbers (i.e. has an advanced degree in finance, math, or accounting) and has 15+ years of management experience to lead across levels, geographies, markets, and functions.

Head of risk – Global, Lykke – Location independent

This international, Swiss-based company building a global marketplace is embarking on a fast-growth phase, and it needs a head of risk to help lead the way.

Head of risk management, consumer hardware, Google – Mountain View, CA, USA

Google is looking for a risk manager with 12+ years of experience, especially within the consumer electronics space, to lead its team.

Chief risk officer, TradeStation – Plantation, Florida, USA

This online brokerage firm is looking to add an experienced chief risk officer to its ranks.

Chief risk officer, American Equity – West Des Moines, Iowa, USA

This American life insurance company is on the hunt for a CRO to head up its risk division.

Chief risk officer, IHS Markit – New York, USA

Global information leader IHS Markit is on the hunt for a CRO with 10+ years’ experience to lead risk management for its trust company.

Head of risk & compliance (HKT region), PayPal – Hong Kong

Paypal is looking for a risk professional to support its operations across Hong Kong, Korea, and Taiwan. If you have at least 12 years’ experience in a large organisation, you could have a shot at being a part of the American e-commerce giant.

Chief risk officer, W&W Advisory Dublin DAC – Dublin, Ireland

This German investment management firm is searching for a CRO to head up risk management in its Irish headquarters.

Chief risk officer, Commonwealth Financial Network – Waltham, Massachusetts, USA

This US investment company is looking for a risk manager with 10+ years of experience and financial services expertise to head its risk mitigation programs.