Jonathan Currie joins as Managing Director of the global financial services consultancy firm Laven
Posted on 16 Oct 2015
Laven, a global integrated consultancy servicing the financial industry, has been joined by Jonathan Currie as Managing Director within Laven’s Compliance department.
Jonathan will use his experience in regulation and compliance work to head Laven’s Regulatory compliance group. With over 25 years of experience in FCA authorisation and approvals, variation of permissions, change of control applications, general compliance support and advice, regular compliance monitoring and independent reviews and regulatory documentation production, Jonathan will assist Laven in addressing clients’ challenges within the current and changing legal and best practice environment, combining local jurisdictional expertise with global regulatory knowledge.
‘We are delighted to add such an experienced international professional to our team, comments Jerome Lussan, CEO and founder of Laven Partners. Jonathan complements Laven’s expertise in regulatory compliance while confirming Laven’s pragmatic and commercial approach towards our clients’ needs. Jonathan has a proven track record working with Private Equity and Hedge Funds and has been recognised for his ability to understand and deliver on his clients’ objectives.’
Mr Currie noted that: ‘there are many synergies between what I have developed as an external and in-house compliance specialist with Laven’s deep and reliable compliance processes and understanding of operational risks. It is great to be part of Laven’s team, which has a unique solution driven approach towards clients’ needs and sees compliance as an ongoing process to improve the financial industry’s operations and overall sustainability.’
Jonathan previously held positions as Director and Managing Consultant Regulatory Transaction at Cordium Consulting, and opened Cordium Asia. Prior to moving to Cordium, he worked as a Compliance consultant at CCL and a Compliance Auditor at Euronext.liffe and held Foreign Exchange back and front office roles at Barclays de Zoete Wedd. He will sit in Laven’s London office and can be reached at +44 207 838 0010.
Established in 2005, Laven is a global integrated consultancy servicing the financial industry. Laven’s vision is to empower banks, brokers and managers by offering robust regulatory solutions that improve their operational processes and structures. Laven’s expertise, experience and perspectives are driven to sustain that vision.
Delivering solutions in Global Regulatory Compliance, Operational and Investment Due Diligence and Operational Consulting, including Funds and Risk consulting, Corporate governance and Strategic Product Advisory among others, Laven positively impacts the success, strength and reputation of its clients.
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Tel: +44 20 7838 0010