With an international membership, ACAMS staff can be found speaking, moderating and training at different events around the globe. Find out where you can meet and mingle with someone from the ACAMS family.


Angela Salter
  • Angela Salter

  • Interim President
  • ACAMS

Bio

Angela Salter is Interim President of the Association of Certified Anti-Money Laundering Specialists (ACAMS). Prior to this Angela was Head of Europe, Middle East and Africa and oversaw a significant  increase in local language services and support throughout the region, including the expansion of the organisation’s international chapter and partner networks.

Angela joined ACAMS in January 2015 with extensive experience in leadership, strategic business and international market development roles with some of the world’s foremost information services and digital media organisations serving the financial consulting and professional services communities.

Prior to ACAMS, Angela held leadership roles with organisations including Thomson Reuters, Hoppenstedt Bonnier, Moody’s and Financial Times where she oversaw the implementation of step change initiatives in go to market, service, product and content strategies with a focus on delivering sustainable growth strategic partnerships and mutually beneficial customer relationships.

Angela graduated with a BA Hons. in Spanish from Nottingham University, and studied for an MSc. in Marketing at Kingston University.

Hue Dang
  • Hue Dang, CAMS-Audit

  • Head of Asia Pacific
  • ACAMS

Bio

Establishing its Regional Head Office in Hong Kong in 2008, Hue Dang is the Head of Asia Pacific of ACAMS.

Ms. Dang is an Advanced Certified Anti-Money Laundering Specialist, specializing in Audit (CAMS-Audit), having published a whitepaper, “Financial Inclusion, Developing Economies, and Effective Implementation of the Risk-Based Approach in AML/CTF: The Need for Legislative and Regulatory Leadership to Motivate Private Sector Commitment & the Role of Audit.”

Ms. Dang has conducted numerous AML trainings around Asia, including for central banks, financial institutions, and universities. She is also the Program Chair for all ACAMS-APAC training events, including the three Annual AML and Financial Crime Conferences (APAC, Indian Subcontinent and Australasia), and annual symposia held in Singapore, Hong Kong, Taipei, Tokyo, Beijing, Shanghai, Jakarta, Kuala Lumpur, Manila, Macau and Seoul. She is a frequent speaker at AML-related conferences around the region, Europe and the US. She also conducts the Annual Train-the-Trainer Program to certify ACAMS trainers.

Ms. Dang has over 25 years’ experience in banking and finance. She was a Bank Examiner at the Federal Reserve Bank of Boston, Manager with Barclays Capital’s Investment Banking Division in Singapore, Director of Business Development at Citibank’s Global Consumer Banking Group in Singapore. In her positions as Director of Business Development, Asia/Pacific, for Thomson Financial, and General Manager of Thomson Financial Publishing, based in Hong Kong, she also developed the first-ever financial-markets news portal for the APAC region, “Thomson Capital Markets Asia“ (TCMAsia.com), launched in 2001.

Ms. Dang holds educational degrees from the US, with a Bachelor of Arts, with honors, from Amherst College and a Master in Public Policy from Harvard University, John F. Kennedy School of Government.

Kieran Beer
  • Kieran Beer, CAMS

  • Chief Analyst and Director of Editorial Content
  • ACAMS

Bio

Kieran Beer is chief analyst and director of editorial content with responsibility for ACAMS moneylaundering.com, ACAMS Today and content for many ACAMS conferences and other programs.

Prior to joining ACAMS in 2006, he was executive editor of Bloomberg Wealth Manager, an award winning investment and financial planning magazine, and he also served as a staff writer for Bloomberg Markets Magazine.

Kieran has been a financial journalist for more than 25 years, beginning his career at Institutional Investor. He subsequently served as editor-in-chief of The Bond Buyer, founding editor of Thomson Municipal Market Monitor, and editor at the American Banker.

Kieran speaks regularly at industry conferences, has appeared on CNBC and Sky News, and has been heard on WBBR and NPR. He writes two columns on anti-financial crime issues and is the host of “Financial Crime Matters,” an award winning podcast series, as well ACAMS videocasts on YouTube.