Advisor on Illicit Finance, Regulatory Compliance and Ethical Business
John studied Modern History at Oxford and worked in shipping, political research and with Accenture before joining the banking industry. He was the Managing Director of Nomura's Berlin-based privatization and corporate finance operations, then he ran the borrowing programs of a leading 'AAA' development agency. His firm has been involved in a number of independent reviews and reports for the Parliament of United Kingdom, as well as for the European Council and the European Commission. He has advised IFIs, the Dutch Ministry of Justice, the National Banks of Kazakhstan, Hungary and the Netherlands as well as the Regulatory Management and Reform Group of the OECD on FATF issues, regulatory quality and benchmarking. He is a trustee of the Foundation for Law, Justice and Society based at Wolfson College, Oxford. He helps TrustChain since the beginning regarding business strategy and regulatory issues, also helps in company structure and investment strategy. John’s experiences are used in product development, also in risk mitigation.