Global Head of Controls & MI, Aegon Asset Management
Catriona joined Aegon Asset Management in November 2018 to head up the newly formed European First Line of Defence (FLoD) Controls and MI department; her remit is to design, implement and integrate a FLoD infrastructure for the AAM business., this role became global in February 2020. Catriona has worked within Financial Services since 1994, initially her career was operational, gaining experience in the middle and back office of a Stockbrokers and an Investment Manager before moving to a Global Custodian in 2000 where Catriona moved between operations, project and support functions to gain a broad knowledge of custody operations, fund accounting and the FLoD control environment specifically she focussed on first line of defence control activities including outsourcing governance, third party risk management and business continuity management. Catriona is enthusiastic about developing people and is actively involved with the Scottish Investment Operation (SIO) industry body where she leads the Networking workstream. Catriona is also the Trustee of a charity which supports outdoor learning for 14-25 year olds.