TigerWit, a financial technology company, has announced the appointment of Gareth Derbyshire as their Chief Compliance Officer. Derbyshire carries 20 years of regulatory and compliance competency across financial services, including banking, accounting, and retail derivatives.
“We are delighted to have Gareth on board with his experience, joining the TigerWit team. As we continue to grow, his knowledge of the regulatory environment will help us to take the lead from up front. Our innovative approach to trading requires professionals with both industry and technological expertise,” Tim Hughes, CEO at TigerWit said.
Gareth started his career with the Financial Ombudsman Service. He moved into the retail trading, joining CMC Markets as Head of Compliance for UK and Europe. While working as the Compliance Officer for other CFD brokers, and ETX Capital, Gareth was a Senior Manager of Financial Services Risk and Regulation at PwC.
“It’s exciting to join an innovative business. During these times of regulatory change, it’s important to ensure that technology advances serve to enhance the trading experience and greater protect clients,” said Gareth Derbyshire, Chief Compliance Officer at TigerWit.
With his in-depth experience that includes managing all aspects of compliance and financial crime for regulated businesses, helping companies to achieve regulatory permission, as well as overseas licenses, is a huge asset for any leadership level person.