Lombard Risk Management has appointed Colm Gaughran to take on the role of country manager of Australia and New Zealand, based in Sydney.

Mr Gaughran, a charted financial analyst (CFA) with 20 years' experience, will service the Australian authorised deposit-taking institution (ADI) clients of Lombard Risk that are looking to meet APRA's new regulatory requirements.

"Demand [for regtech solutions] in Australia is in part being driven by APRA overhauling its core regulatory reporting requirements for the first time in 15 years," said a statement by Lombard.

Lombard chief executive Alastair Brown said, "Australia and New Zealand are strategically important to our global growth and, as part of the expansion, we are building a team of talented people to work in the region.

"We are delighted that Colm will bring his vast experience and knowledge to lead the next phase of our development."

Comments powered by CComment