About

About us

The International RegTech Association (IRTA) is a united community of individuals and organizations, with a shared vision to innovate, advance, and influence the future of Regulatory Technology (RegTech).

 

Through consultation and collaboration, the IRTA plays a central role in shaping the future of the Financial Services industry. A non-profit Association, the IRTA brings together the people, tools and policies that are required to thrive in today's rapidly evolving RegTech landscape.

 

Our Mission

The IRTA exists to ease and accelerate the evolution of the RegTech industry, by facilitating integration, collaboration and innovation of all stakeholders, within the Financial Services sector.

In pursuit of this mission, the IRTA

  • Promotes ‘innovation in trust’ throughout the RegTech eco-system, globally

  • Collaborates with Regulators in key financial markets

  • Undertakes and sponsors RegTech-dedicated initiatives, research, and accelerators, to enable innovation through the use of technology

  • Develops and promotes RegTech standards, which are used globally to assess, adopt, and refresh RegTech innovations

  • Promotes by-design thinking, digital inclusion, and real-time risk resolution

Meet the Team

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Subas Roy
Subas Roy
Chair

Partner, Oliver Wyman

Ben Richmond
Ben Richmond
Chief Executive Officer

Founder & CEO, CUBE

Richard Maton
Richard Maton
Executive Board Member and Strategic Initiatives

Partner, Aperio Strategy

Diana Paredes
Diana Paredes
Executive Board Member; Vice Chair, Innovation

Co-founder & CEO, Suade Labs

Jane Walshe
Jane Walshe
Executive Board Member

Co-founder & CEO, Enforcd

Julia Walker
Julia Walker
Executive Board Member; Vice Chair, Asia Pacific

Head of Market Development, Risk, Thomson Reuters Asia Pacific

Bruno Abrioux
Bruno Abrioux
Executive Board Member; Chapter President, Japan

Founder & CEO, encognize

Mona Zoet
Mona Zoet
Executive Board Member; Chapter President, Singapore

Co-founder, RegPac & Partner, FinTech Consortium

Janos Barberis
Janos Barberis
Executive Board Member; Chapter President, Hong Kong

Founder SuperCharger & PhD Candidate HKU Law

Nicola Cowburn
Nicola Cowburn
Executive Board Member; Chief Marketing Officer

CMO, CUBE

Lucy Heavens
Lucy Heavens
Head of Events & Sponsorships

VP Marketing Operations, CUBE

Toby Young
Toby Young
Head of Memberships

Director, CUBE

Patrick Barnert
Patrick Barnert
Executive Board Member; Vice Chair, Europe

Board of Directors, GainX, Amazee Metrics & Evolute

Matt Elton
Matt Elton
Executive Board Member; Vice Chair, Americas

Group CEO FinnoLux & Velocicor

Julian Fenwick
Julian Fenwick
Executive Board Member; Vice Chair, Oceania; Chapter President, Australia

Founder & Managing Director, GRC Solutions

Jo Ann Barefoot
Jo Ann Barefoot
Executive Board Member

CEO, Barefoot Innovation Group & Cofounder, Hummingbird RegTech

Michael Meyer
Michael Meyer
Executive Board Member; Vice Chair, Regulatory Relations

Co-Founder & CEO, RegTech Lab

Scott Nelson
Scott Nelson
Executive Board Member; Chapter Co-ordinator, San Francisco

CEO, BIGcontrols

Brad Giemza
Brad Giemza
Executive Board Member; Chapter President, Los Angeles

Chief Risk Officer, R.J. O'Brien & Co-founder, NeoRM

Danielle Deibler
Danielle Deibler
Chapter Co-ordinator, San Francisco

Co-founder & CEO, Compliance.ai

Henri Arslanian
Henri Arslanian
Executive Board Member; Chapter Co-ordinator, Hong Kong

FinTech & RegTech Leader, China & Hong Kong, PwC

Gino Wirthensohn
Gino Wirthensohn
Executive Board Member; Chapter Co-ordinator, Switzerland; General Secretary

Co-founder & CEO, Riskifier

Ralf Huber
Ralf Huber
Chapter President, Switzerland

Legal & Compliance, Apiax

Michael Juenemann
Michael Juenemann
Executive Board Member; General Counsel

Partner & Head of Banking and Finance Germany, Bird & Bird LLP

Erkan Wisler
Erkan Wisler
Executive Board Member; CFO; Chapter President, Germany

RegTech Entrepreneur

Stefan Sulistyo
Stefan Sulistyo
Executive Board Member

Co-founder & CEO, Alyne

Steven Burman
Steven Burman
Executive Board Member; Wider Markets Advisory Council
John Byrne
John Byrne
Executive Board Member

CEO, Corlytics

Geraldine Gibson
Geraldine Gibson
Advisory Council Member

CEO, AQMetrics