Chief Risk Officer


Committed to operational excellence and strategic risk management, they provide a dynamic and inventive environment for talented professionals to excel.

As the Chief Risk Officer (CRO), you will hold a pivotal position in shaping operational excellence and a strategic risk management framework. We seek a visionary leader with profound expertise in offshore financial services and regulatory environments to propel our client’s risk management initiatives.

The ideal candidate will exhibit outstanding leadership, strategic acumen, and a fervor for ensuring compliance, efficiency, and client satisfaction.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Forge and implement a comprehensive risk management framework aligned with strategic goals and regulatory requirements.
  • Identify, assess, and mitigate financial, operational, regulatory, and reputational risks.
  • Ensure adherence to offshore banking laws, regulations, and standards.
  • Lead the Risk Management Committee, offering strategic risk insights to the Board of Directors.
  • Optimize operational processes to bolster efficiency, efficacy, and client contentment.
  • Cultivate innovation in service delivery and operational methodologies.
  • Guide, mentor, and cultivate a high-performing team across diverse operational domains.
  • Contribute to the formulation and execution of the bank’s strategic blueprint.
  • Collaborate with C-suite executives to propel organizational expansion and financial solidity.
  • Act as the bank’s representative in regulatory affairs, negotiations, and strategic alliances.


  • Demonstrated experience in the financial services sector, with preferable exposure to offshore banking.
  • Profound comprehension of financial regulations, risk management practices, and operational brilliance.
  • Exceptional leadership attributes, capable of inspiring and managing teams effectively.
  • Strategic thinker with analytical prowess and problem-solving finesse.
  • Outstanding communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Master’s degree in Finance, Business Administration, or related field; professional certifications in risk management or operations are advantageous.
  • Previous experience as a CRO, COO, or in similar executive roles within banking or financial institutions.

For confidential consideration, please send your resume through to Niamh |

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Niamh Lang

Niamh Lang

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