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Aradhna Sharma Appointed as Head of KYC’s Corporate Solutions for South-East Asia

Know Your Customer, a leading & award-winning RegTech specialist revealed the appointment of Aradhna Sharma as its new Head of Corporate Solutions for South East Asia in its latest statement. Aradhna has been a part of the RegTech specialist since May of 2020 having joined the firm as its Head of RegTech unit for South-East Asia. Mrs. Sharma is a veteran with nearly two decades of experience during which she has held numerous roles across RegTech, FinTech, and Financial Services industry.

She is highly experienced in strategy, consulting, sales, design, risk assessment, operations implementation, payroll, and workforce management. She is not just experienced in the South East Asian market region but has also served in key roles across the UK, US, and Asia-Pacific market region and has a clear understanding of business operations and client requirements making he ideal candidate for the role. 

Before joining KYC, she served as Corporate Solutions Head – APAC and Corporate Solutions Advisor A/NZ at CXC Australia & CXC Global for nearly seven years. But this is not her first rodeo with CXC Global as she had served as Account Manager – VIC & SA/National Business Development Manager at CXC Global in the early phase of her career. Her other notable roles include – National Account Director at Origin Energy, Senior Consultant at Marks Sattin, Co-Founder/Director at HeadStart Consulting Group, Consultant – Executive Placements at Accel group, Accountant at CVO Firevault London, Accounts at Transfield Worley and Graduate Accountant at EY. Her promotion comes shortly after an update from the firm over the appointment of Jamie Anderson as Head of Sales in Hong Kong which came into effect earlier this year. 

Speaking about her new role, Aradhna said “Today more than ever, financial institutions and regulated organisations are in need of Know Your Customer’s fast, reliable and secure client onboarding solutions to ensure business continuity during the lockdown. I am very much looking forward to propelling Know Your Customer’s presence in South-East Asia even further, embarking on digital transformation projects of vital business importance”. 

Commenting on Mrs. Sharma’s promotion, Claus Christensen – CEO & Co-Founder of KYC said “In 2020, we have witnessed an unprecedented paradigm shift towards remote working and digital onboarding determined by the global pandemic. Aradhna’s appointment enables us to address the increased demand for our technology in Singapore and across South-East Asia. Her extensive experience in implementing corporate technology solutions at global organisations is a key driver in accelerating our ability to build strategic partnerships with key players in the region”.