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Risk Management in Financial Institutions - Strategies for Future Preparedness
Effective risk management in financial institutions requires a blend of openness, real-time agility, proactive strategies, and strong leadership. But what – and where – are the key challenges that allow organizations to cultivate the culture of transparency and engagement that allows them to prepare effectively for the future?
Kanwardeep Ahluwalia
Kanwardeep Ahluwalia, Deputy CRO, EMEA, Bank of America Merrill Lynch

Kanwardeep Ahluwalia Bio

Kanwardeep serves as the co-Head of the Global Markets Risk team and deputy CRO for the EMEA region. Kanwardeep joined Bank of America from Swiss Re where he was the CRO for Asset Management and the Group Head of Financial Risk Management. At Swiss Re, Kanwardeep was also the Reinsurance CRO for EMEA and the CRO for Swiss Re Europe. He was a management participant on two group board committees. Prior to that, he worked at Bear Stearns where he had a number of positions leading to the roles of CRO for Europe & Asia and Global Head of Market Risk. This was preceded by a period working in UK regulation for The Securities & Futures Authority. Kanwardeep holds a degree in Physics from Oxford University and a Ph.D. in Theoretical Physics from Cambridge University.

Kanwardeep Ahluwalia