Regtech leader Corlytics announced the appointment of Tim Sweeney as SVP, corporate development in North America to help the global team deliver on the company’s ambitious growth agenda and bring regulation risk-analysis services to a larger number of companies within the industry.
Sweeney is a veteran in fintech and data mining with over 25 years’ experience, having held a number of senior appointments in the international financial services sector. He joins Corlytics from the risk and regulatory solutions arm of Thomson Reuters, where he held the role of major accounts director for six years. He was a senior member of the solution delivery team that led the successful growth and performance of the risk technology and regulatory solution business. Sweeney is also an M&A expert, having offered strategic consultancy on mergers and acquisitions for fintech firms throughout the years.
Tim Sweeney commented on the appointment:
“I am delighted to have joined John Byrne and the Corlytics team.
Having played an active part in the international risk and regulatory technology market over the past decade, I was impressed by Corlytics’ unique market position. It already has impressive reach helping to support regulated firms, regulators, and professional services executives to mitigate risk with advanced, actionable regulatory risk knowledge.”
“The company’s strong customer focus and ability to rapidly adapt to customer demand stand out for me. I am honored to join the high caliber international team to partner with more financial firms across North America, helping them to better manage their regulatory risk. I am looking forward to being part of helping shape Corlytics’ offering in the multi-billion risk and regulatory technology industry globally”, Sweeney added.
John Byrne, Chief Executive Officer of Corlytics, said:
“Tim has enormous experience garnered from many years working in the financial services sector. He is a highly effective manager, a great motivator and will play a pivotal role in continuing to grow Corlytics and our offering in North America. We are enjoying a strong phase of growth and will benefit greatly from having someone with Tim’s international financial management and regulation expertise in the team.”