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Ocorian makes key London hire to partner with Regulatory, Compliance and Legal team

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Ocorian makes key London hire to partner with Regulatory, Compliance and Legal team

Ocorian, a global leader in corporate and fiduciary services, fund administration and capital markets, has appointed London based Ricky Popat as Business Development Director, Regulatory, Compliance & Legal.

Newgate is Ocorian’s regulatory services arm. It supports asset managers, brokers, corporate financiers and corporate entities with regulatory authorisation applications, implementation of compliance and governance structures, regulatory and compliance training, and financial crime risk mitigation.

Ricky will work with Newgate as part of Ocorian’s commercial function led by Chief Commercial Officer, Simon Behan. Commenting on Ricky’s appointment, Simon said: “Ricky is a fantastic addition to our team. He has a wealth of commercial and practical expertise coupled with an impressive strategic sales track record within high growth financial services organisations. His appointment will add to our momentum and underscores our continued and significant investment in a market leading Regulatory & Compliance function. I know Ricky will be instrumental in driving new business development to accelerate growth for Ocorian in our newest service line.”

Ricky added: “I am extremely pleased to be joining Ocorian. It is a fast-growing, dynamic organisation with a hugely experienced leadership team, and I am looking forward to working with the UK’s leading regulatory and compliance experts to bolster the firm’s exciting growth ambitions.”

You can view our full range of Regulatory, Compliance & Legal services here. 

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