Kevin leads our Banking practice in Prudential Risk and is an experienced Regulatory and Risk leader with over 18 years’ experience. Prior to joining Grant Thornton, Kevin was a lead Director in a big 4 consulting practice, where he led a range of engagements across the financial services sector. This included Skilled Person reviews, inspection preparation, authorisation and licensing advisory, across all aspects of regulation and risks.
Prior to that he held the key position of Head of Function in Banking Supervision in the Central Bank of Ireland.
Kevin has extensive experience in supporting firms in multiple jurisdictions over many years (credit institutions, payment institutions, E-Money, and Retail Credit Firms) with license authorization, Skilled Person reviews and meeting regulatory expectations across the full risk profile.
He has extensive experience in advising institutions regarding their obligations under various regulations: including PSD2, CRR & CRD IV, BRRD, and MiFID.
- Bachelor of Finance degree from NUI Maynooth
- Chartered Certified Accountant (ACCA)
- PRINCE2 Practitioner