Aidan is a Business Studies graduate from Bournemouth University with a career in recruitment spanning 5 years focussing specifically on Compliance and Financial Crime in both London and the Middle East. He has supported a number of Top Tier Investment Banks, Commercial and Retail Banks as well as Asset Management and Investments clients across London, Dubai, Abu Dhabi and Saudi Arabia.
Recently he has adapted to the changing landscape of Financial Services by supporting an array of upcoming Fintech/RegTech businesses in the Middle East (Blockchain technology, Crypto Assets) with all manner of Financial Crime and Compliance resourcing needs. He has come to know his market extensively; developing a significant network and placing with Programme Managers in areas of change and transformation and CCO level clients for Line BAU resources across the UK and the Middle East.
His speciality has come in the placement of largescale operational remediation programmes, notably in the area of KYC, CDD and AML where Aidan has resourced and screened for various programmes of up to 80 CDD Consultants onsite through a Managed Service for a number of leading banks. Outside of this he has supported a number of significant and high profile Financial Crime change programmes at several global banks and been successful in single placement roles ranging from Head of Compliance to Compliance/AML Analysts in the Middle East and UK. Aidan is best positioned to assist those looking for a career within Financial Crime or those looking to propel their career within this space whilst ensuring financial services clients have the personnel required to ensure their regulatory commitments are adhered to in an ever changing landscape.