The Ecology Building Society has appointed Sarah Kemp to its executive team in the newly created role of head of risk and compliance.
Kemp (pictured) is leading the continued development of the pioneering mutual’s risk management and compliance strategy.
She is a qualified audit and financial crime specialist with extensive policy, advisory, assurance, oversight and audit experience gained across a variety of management roles including senior positions at Lloyds Banking Group and Standard Chartered Bank.
Kemp said: “Since joining Ecology I have been struck by the passion and dedication of the whole team. I look forward to playing a key role in the future success of the society as we continue to respond to the climate and ecological crisis.”
Paul Ellis, the Ecology’s chief executive, added: “I am delighted to welcome Sarah to Ecology. Her extensive experience in financial services risk management and strong leadership track record will be a huge asset as we emerge from the disruption wrought by Covid-19, supporting our continued growth and contribution to the green recovery that is critical to addressing the greater challenge of the climate crisis.”