Head of the Model Risk Management (MRM) and Validation Department managing a team of staff located cross boarder which includes model validation managers, MRM manager and model validation specialists. Accomplished team and people manager with more than 15 years of experience and success in managing quantitative modelling and validation teams in the financial services industry. Extensive experience in credit risk management, model development, model validation, model governance and MRM. Built and validated credit risk IRB models, corporate and commercial credit risk models, consumer Application and Behaviour scorecards and FRS 9 finance models. Delivered various scoring projects and system implementation. Currently developing Quants and transforming them into future data scientists.