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 (Global)

Former Global Head of RegTech, EY

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

CEO, Qumram

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

CEO FinnoLux & RegTech Canada

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

Founder & Managing Director, GRC Solutions

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

Head of Market Development, Risk, Thomson Reuters Asia Pacific

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

Co-founder & CEO, Suade Labs

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

Co-Founder & CEO, RegTech Lab

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, HongKong

Founder SuperCharger & PhD Candidate HKU Law

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

CTO MUFG Americas, Union Bank & Co-founder, NeoRM

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

Japan Chief Administration Officer, FIS

Steven Burman
Steven Burman
Executive Board Member; Wider Markets Advisory Council
Nicola Cowburn
Nicola Cowburn
Executive Board Member; Chief Marketing Officer

CMO, Qumram

Ben Richmond
Ben Richmond
Executive Board Member; Chapter President, United Kingdom

Founder & CEO, CUBE

Alex Baydin
Alex Baydin
Executive Board Member, Chapter Co-President, USA East Coast

Founder & CEO, PerformLine; Founder of COMPLY Conferences

Michael Juenemann
Michael Juenemann
Executive Board Member; General Counsel

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

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

Co-founder & CEO, Riskifier

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

FinTech & RegTech Leader, China & Hong Kong, PwC

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

CEO, BIGcontrols

Erkan Wisler
Erkan Wisler
Executive Board Member; Treasurer; Chapter President, Germany (from October 2017)

RegTech Entrepreneur

Stefan Sulistyo
Stefan Sulistyo
Executive Board Member

Co-founder & CEO, Alyne

Jane Walshe
Jane Walshe
Executive Board Member

Co-founder & CEO, Enforcd

Jo Ann Barefoot
Jo Ann Barefoot
Executive Board Member

CEO, Barefoot Innovation Group & Senior Fellow, Harvard University

John Byrne
John Byrne
Executive Board Member

CEO, Corlytics

Ralf Huber
Ralf Huber
Chapter President, Switzerland

Legal & Compliance, Apiax

Geraldine Gibson
Geraldine Gibson
Advisory Council Member

CEO, AQMetrics

Richard Maton
Richard Maton
Chapter Co-ordinator, United Kingdom

Chief Marketing & Strategy Officer, Sybenetix

Danielle Deibler
Danielle Deibler
Chapter Co-ordinator, San Francisco

Co-founder & CEO, Compliance.ai

Lucy Heavens
Lucy Heavens
Head of Membership, Events & Sponsorships

Head of Global Campaigns, Qumram