Audit & Compliance

The Financial Services industry is under more oversight pressure than ever before. Building a personnel base equipped with the knowledge and skills to cope with the pace of change poses a real challenge to banks, insurers and investment management firms.


The Hanover Search Group has delivered senior level talent across corporate governance structures throughout the sector, filling roles such as Group Chief Auditors, Divisional Heads of Internal Audit and CCOs. We also place specialists focused on international reporting and control methodologies such as IFRS, IAS and SOX. Our search skills help clients find talent in IT assurance, data governance along with SMEs in areas such as risk, AML and financial crime and conduct.


Hanover Search Group is an ideal partner for clients looking to strengthen their Audit & Compliance performance.                     



A Managing Partner with over 18 years’ experience in the industry and executive search, Kamila leads the European Financial Services practice, helping clients across Europe to find the best possible people in diverse markets, cultures and conditions. In her role she specialises in Asset Management (Institutional and Wholesale)  as well as Insurance, focussing on Actuarial, Risk, Compliance, Finance, Audit, Operation, Transactions, Underwriting and Insurance Strategy. She has taken responsibility for Hanover Search Group’s Diversity & Inclusion agenda, creating a strategy to grow our capability, understanding and culture, as well as advise clients.

Jane McKechnie

Jane has over 20 years’ experience recruiting Compliance professionals across a changing regulatory landscape that has moved from PIA, IMRO, SFA, FSA to the current FCA and PRA. She worked for Hanover some years ago, before setting up Mackenzie Scott Compliance Recruitment in 2002. Jane has now re-joined Hanover to grow the compliance division further. She brings a diverse network of contacts across a broad range of sectors including Retail, Commercial and Investment Banking, Asset Management, Wealth Management, Hedge Funds, Intermediaries, Brokerage firms, Insurance and Regulatory Consulting.

Recently completed mandates

Group Chief Internal Auditor
Health Insurer
Compliance Officer
European Insurer
Head of Internal Audit
UK Life & Health Insurer
Internal Audit Director
Lloyds Syndicate Insurer
Compliance Director
UK Speciality Insurer
Head of Regulatory Risk and Control
Lloyds Syndicate Insurer
Senior Internal Auditor in Group Audit
Large German Insurer
Head of Audit, Financial Management 
International Life Insurer
Chief Legal and Compliance Officer
Top 10 Global Insurer Americas Division