Ben is the Payments Practice Lead at Bovill, providing specialist advice and support to payment services and e-money clients as well as FinTech and financial market infrastructure (FMI) firms.
Ben works with clients to provide comprehensive regulatory and compliance advice for firms at all stages of their development. This includes, helping firms throughout the regulatory application process, drafting tailored policies and procedures, assisting with regulatory reporting, and providing ad-hoc advice.
Ben has over 15 years of experience advising global financial services firms, having previously held positions spanning regulatory finance, regulatory reporting, strategic capital management and risk. He has specific expertise and interests in prudential regulation, risk management, wind-down planning, change in control applications and operational resilience.
He graduated from Manchester University in 1999 with a Masters in Electronic Engineering, and is also a chartered accountant and a Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales (ICAEW).