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Karen Edwards

Karen Edwards

Managing Director, Business Risk Executive Global Markets EMEA, State Street

In addition to her role as EMEA Business Risk Executive, Karen Edwards will be expanding her remit to include the Business Risk Management team for the COO organization and oversight of outsourcing governance. Karen has spent more than 25 years in Global Markets businesses with experience from organizations such as HSBC, RBC and Nomura. Her previous roles include leading Global Business Risk teams as well as Business COO, Front Office Supervision and Middle Office roles. Her strong understanding of front to back processes and controls coupled with a globally focused mindset will be an asset when combining her State Street knowledge with a broad experience gained from other major global financial organizations.