RSM adds new partner to strengthen financial services risk assurance capability     

Leading audit, tax and consulting firm RSM has appointed Paul Jennings as a financial services risk assurance partner in its London office.

The new appointment builds on the hire of risk assurance partner Rob Gordon last month and reflects the firm’s commitment to growing its offering in the financial services sector.

Paul joins from TORI GLOBAL, where he was Head of Regulatory Compliance, and brings a strong record in financial services, having worked for the regulator, two of the ‘Big Four’ consultancy firms and held senior positions in private banking.

Paul Jennings
Paul Jennings

In his new role, Paul will support RSM’s clients in regulatory, risk and compliance requirements, with a focus on governance, systems and controls, the Senior Managers and Certification Regime (SM&CR), Anti Money Laundering (AML), skilled persons reports and across wider risk assurance matters.

David Fenton, Head of Financial Services at RSM, commented: “We are delighted for Paul to join the team and build our risk and regulatory offering. He brings a wealth of knowledge and experience in the financial services sector that will provide significant benefit to our clients”.