Francisco Mainez is the Head of Data and Analytics for Wealth and Personal Banking Financial Crime Risk at HSBC. Francisco leads a team that supports all activities related to data extraction, analysis and insight reporting, covering Money Laundering, Financial Crime Typologies, Operations, Customer Due Dili-gence and Tax Evasion, among other areas. His team is also heavily involved into moving towards Advanced Analytics solutions for Financial Crime.
While in HSBC, Francisco has also worked in other Financial Crime Teams, such as the Financial Intelligence Unit and Compliance Reporting. Prior to HSBC, Francisco fulfilled roles in Standard Chartered Bank in London and Singapore after completing several tours of operations in Military Intelligence for NATO and the European Union in different geographical locations.
Francisco holds a MSc in Information and Knowledge Management and a BSc in Politics and International Relations from the University of London-LSE, along with several professional certifications: CAMS, CISI Investment Operations, CFCI (Certified Financial Crimes Investigator) and SAFe (Scalable Agile Framework). In his spare time, Francisco likes to read history books or ride motorcycles.