A Certified Business Analyst with vast experience gained within Financial Services with proven track record of successfully delivering projects in Regulatory Changes, Divestment, Remediation, Market Risk, Change Transformation and Mortgages. David has sound experience on working on end to end projects with full engagement on project lifecycle using best practice industry standard methodologies and other iterative approaches.
He has a first degree in Economics & Statistics from the University of Benin honed with a Masters degree in International Finance from London Metropolitan University.
With broad understanding of regulatory frameworks, which is a key to him establishing Business Analysis practises such as Stakeholder management, Requirement Engineering, Business Process Re-engineering on financial implementation projects within the financial industry as a whole. He also has core understanding of KYC, AML, EMIR, FATCA, CRS and MIFID II regulations with a sound knowledge of a wide range of Financial Instruments.
His core competencies encompasses Credit risk and Market risk with major focus on Risk Analytics on FRTB Capital Calculations, Expected Shortfall, Pricing/valuation including Exotics, VaR (Hist Sim, DGV, Full reval, Monte Carlo), Partial reval, CVA, Scenario Generation/Simulation, Calibration, Stressed VaR, Backtesting, Risks not in VaR (RNIV), Full Reval/DGV based PnL, Sensitivities (Greeks), Risk reporting, Risk Data, what if analysis, Asset classes – Equities, Fixed Income, Interest Rate, Foreign Exchange and Commodities.
He is a versatile self-starter, lateral thinker and has excellent communication skills required to function effectively within a project environment, driven by integrity and reputation gained with strong negotiation and analytical skills to drive improvement and change.
Currently working as an Assistant Vice President in Barclays Bank Plc, UK – leading Data Lineage workstream for BCBS239 (Basel Committee on Banking Supervision).