Audit & Compliance

The current regulatory environment means that banks and financial institutions face intense and increasing pressure and scrutiny. Leaders and strategic specialists in progressive compliance and internal audit roles must foster collaboration between functions, and develop and manage relationships and channels of communication with a highly complex set of stakeholders, both external and internal.                                                                                                                

OUR EXPERTS

Simon Waddington

Simon joined Hanover Search Group as a Partner in March 2017, to establish and lead a Dublin office for the firm. He has over twenty years’ experience, gained in Dublin and London, of handling international executive search assignments to recruit senior and specialist professionals, predominantly in the areas of finance, legal, risk management, compliance and operations. Combining his extensive networks of contacts with Hanover Search Group’s presence in key financial and commercial centres worldwide, Simon applies an extensive and rigorous executive search methodology to deliver market-leading talent for his clients.  

Jane McKechnie

Jane is our sector market expert for Compliance, assisting clients to build out their compliance and risk functions for more than 20 years. Having recruited in the sector pre and post credit crunch Jane understands the ever changing compliance environment and the shift  towards culture and conduct and the senior managers regime, encompassing FCA and PRA perspective. She was CEO of the boutique search firm Mackenzie Scott for 16 years before joining Hanover Search Group in 2018 to deliver a broader service proposition to clients in the UK and overseas.

Recently completed mandates

Strategic Head of Audit
European Bank
Head of Compliance
European Bank
Head of Internal Audit
US Specialist Bank
Head of Internal Audit
Specialist Finance Company
Head of Compliance
European Banking Subsidiary