ARIE Capital Group strengthens its Compliance and Legal capabilities with the appointment of Christian Meyer at ARIE Finance - ACBM
ARIE Capital Group strengthens its Compliance and Legal capabilities with the appointment of Christian Meyer at ARIE Finance
ARIE Capital Group (the “Group”) a leading entrepreneurial financial services and investment group, is delighted to announce the appointment of Christian Meyer as Head of Compliance and Legal at ARIE Finance, a subsidiary business of ARIE Capital Group.
ARIE Finance is active across Europe, South East Asia, the Middle East and Africa, challenging the traditional Financial Service providers through its’ digital and service-based financial ecosystem offering corporate, private and investment banking, and advisory services. Its proprietary innovative financial services platform alongside its unique third-party financial services marketplace allows it clients to create their own bespoke banking experience.
Christian will be responsible for overseeing legal and compliance practices across all regions for ARIE Finance. He has more than 30 years of experience working as a legal counsel in financial institutions and was previously General Manager, Head of Legal and Compliance for Banque Delubac & Cie, an independent financial institution offering specialist banking services. Christian is also a renowned expert in compliance, banking and tax law, having lectured on the topics at a number of leading French universities.
Christian brings a wealth of relevant skills and experience to the business with a long track record in managing and facilitating cross-border transactions. In addition to strengthening ARIE Finances’ European activities, as he will be based in Paris, Christian’s exceptional knowledge combined with his pragmatic business approach will support the business’ dynamic international expansion across a number of regulatory jurisdictions.
Simon Tobelem, CEO said:
“I’m thrilled that Christian is joining our growing team at ARIE Finance. His depth of knowledge and experience are well suited to support our ambitions in combining in-depth automation of most processes without compromising nor on service and neither on compliance or on any regulatory requirement. Financial institutions need to be proactive in fighting against fraud and money-laundering and at the same time offer a fluid and seamless customer journey, from the very first onboarding moment. Christian’s expertise in designing and implementing the adapted strategy and required policies will ensure we’re best placed to achieve these objectives and continue our growth”.
“The vision of the ARIE Finance team and their commitment to achieving exceptional compliance and legal standards across their business made joining an immensely exciting opportunity. ARIE Finance is swiftly realising its market leading potential, and I have been impressed by the pace of progress. I look forward to working closely with the team, continuing to build the company’s legal and compliance capabilities in line with its ambitions for future growth and unrivalled client service.”