robert knapp

Chief Financial Officer, Operations Executive and Risk Manager with major global financial firms. Managed SecuritiesTreasuryPayment Operations in the USA, U.K., Russia, India, Germany and Saudi Arabia. Holder of US Government Security Clearance. British and American citizen. Objective COO Risk Manager with a financial firm. Known for strong product expertise and effective management of Securities Operations for Custody, Corporate Trust, Fund Accounting, Transfer Agency, Derivatives, Fixed Income Securities and Alternative Investment product delivery and customer service. Experience in effectively managing complex technology projects that include external suppliers through the project lifecycle, from conception through rollout and ongoing support. Successfully managed complex securities, investment, treasury and payment operations, with focus on eliminating risk, improving shareholder value, delivering cost effective service, and supervising compliance with the SOX and Basel II Accord. Prevented operating losses, e.g., over million by solving operations problems and audit exceptions with Securitas joint-venture bank operations. Fixed American Express Bank Global TreasurySecurities Operations which had consistently failed compliance audits and had regulatory. British American Citizen Specialties Custodianprime brokerinvestmenttreasury hedge fundtrade financepayment processing operations. Headed up complex technology projects. Operations Risk Manager.