Usman Chaudry

Usman Chaudry joined Gatehouse Bank as Chief Risk Officer in January 2018. Prior to this he was Risk Director at Tandem, a digital challenger bank, responsible for risk management and compliance; and part of the management team that completed the acquisition of Harrods Bank.
Prior to Tandem, Usman held the role of Global Head of Risk Governance and Policy at Standard Chartered, responsible for risk oversight across some 80 countries. Prior to this, he was at KPMG advising UK banks on risk & regulatory matters, Barclays and GE Capital helping setup greenfield operations and risk management in retail & commercial businesses across Europe, Middle East and Africa. He started his career at FICO, where he used advanced analytics to help banks drive better risk decisions. Usman holds a PhD in Computational Chemistry from the University of Manchester.