Dr Christos Gabrielides
Chief Risk Officer
Christos is a highly experienced banking professional with a career in Treasury management and Risk management. Christos has worked as the Chief Risk Officer (and has been a holder of an approved Senior Manager Role by the PRA and FCA) of middle sized but fast-growing banks for over 15 years.
Christos has significant experience in developing and implementing Risk Management Frameworks that are effective and fit for purpose for the risks and activities undertaken by the institutions.
Christos has an excellent understanding of the key risk categories of market, credit, operational as well as compliance, financial and prudential which he developed through his banking career. He is familiar with the bank’s key products and services and he has previously built risk management frameworks, Risk Appetite Statements, and appropriate Management Information so that management and the Board can monitor the level of risk taken and ensure that it is aligned with its key strategic objectives and risk appetite.
Christos has an excellent understanding of the UK and European regulatory environment and he is commercially astute whilst being risk focused.