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Meet The Professor


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If you want to view a recording of our previous live sessions, please see below for details:

Brexit and the effect on banks of re-joining the EU, 7th April 2021

A Live Webinar was held by Professor John Ashton.

Professor John Ashton

Chartered Banker MBA Programme Director & Module Director for Financial Crises and Regulation.

Topic: 'Brexit and the effect on banks of re-joining the EU'

To complement the session, Meet the Graduate who will give their perspective on studying on the Chartered Banker MBA, and how it has helped them in their career.

Rafiat Oluwatoyin Onitiri, MD/CEO Athrol Empowerment Solutions Limited

A member of the Governing Council of the Chartered Institute of Bankers (CIBN) and the Honorary Secretary of Association of Professional Women Bankers (APWB). Her academic pursuit includes the recently completed Masters of Business Administration (Chartered Banker MBA) from the Bangor University, leading to her admission as an Associate of the Chartered Banker Institute in Scotland.

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An Introduction to Financial Crime, 30th March 2021

A Live Webinar was held by one of our Module Directors, Ian Roberts.

Ian Roberts

Chartered Banker MBA Module Director for Financial Crime. Ian is a Post-Graduate Researcher and Adjunct Faculty at Bangor University where he is researching misconduct in banking and finance.

Topic: 'An Introduction to Financial Crime'

Over the past 10 years banks and financial institutions have paid fines exceeding USD 26 billion for failures to prevent financial crimes. It seems like money laundering, fraud and market abuse are constantly on the front pages of the newspapers; with the regulators slow to catch up with increasingly creative fraudsters and organised criminal gangs.

Discussing;

  • An introduction to Financial Crime, a fascinating and multi-disciplinary topic
  • Looking at types of financial crimes such as money laundering, terrorist financing and insider trading
  • Consider the profiles of perpetrators, and how to develop a risk based approach to impeding financial crimes

To complement the session, Meet the Graduate who will give their perspective on studying on the Chartered Banker MBA, and how it has helped them in their career.

Delia Cox,

Delia is an award winning finance expert with over eight years of diverse experience in Central Banking and Development Banking. Delia is currently based in Italy, where she utilizes her experience to support the financial risk management function at the International Fund for International Development, a United Nations Agency headquartered in Rome. Throughout her tenure at the Eastern Caribbean Central Bank, she work in the areas of sovereign debt management where advised and provided technical support to several governments on ways to strengthen debt management capacity to improve debt sustainability; and banking supervision where she applied a risk-based supervisory framework to support the safety and soundness of the banking system. Delia holds the Chartered Banker MBA, the only executive qualification in the World that can offer a Professional qualification of Chartered Banker status from the Chartered Banker Institute and an MBA from Bangor University.

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How will the post pandemic world influence corporate strategies in 2021, 23rd March 2021

A Live Webinar was held by one of our Module Directors, Ian Hardcastle MBA.

Ian Hardcastle MBA

Chartered Banker MBA Module Director for Corporate Strategy. In addition to being a member of the Bangor University Adjunct Faculty, is a previous CBMBA student and currently works as the Chief Operating Officer for the Real- Life Options Group, with responsibility for group strategy and day to day operations across the UK.

Topic: 'How will the post pandemic world influence corporate strategies in 2021'

Discussing;

  • The issues and opportunities faced by organisations in developing effective post Covid-19 strategies
  • His views and insights on the challenges faced by companies in maintaining competitive advantage
  • Looking at key sectors and how they may evolve and reshape their strategies going forward

Ian is a CBMBA graduate and will give his perspective on studying on the Chartered Banker MBA, and how it has helped him in his career.

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Opportunities and Threats in the Post-Covid Era, 16th March 2021

A Live Webinar was held by one of our Module Directors, Professor Robert Souster on Tuesday, 16th March 2021.

Bob Souster

Member of Adjunct Faculty, Bangor University and Chartered Banker MBA Module Director for Professional Ethics & Regulation.

Topic: 'Opportunities and Threats in the Post-Covid Era'

Discussing:

  • The role that banks have to play in the expected upturn
  • Alternative ways in which banks may view their fiduciary reach
  • The ethical implications of how banks position themselves (especially in view of social, technological and environmental challenges)
  • The things that may not go away (such as home working, digital banking, scams and how banks have to get better at dealings on the phone)

To complement the session, Meet the Graduate who will give their perspective on studying on the Chartered Banker MBA, and how it has helped them in their career.

Tanya McCartney, CEO & Executive Director of The Bahamas Financial Services Board
Tanya McCartney is a UK trained barrister and chartered banker. She received her CBMBA from Bangor University in 2014. She is a certified anti-money laundering specialist and compliance professional. Tanya started out in the legal profession in 1997 as Assistant Counsel in the Office of the Attorney General working in civil litigation and criminal prosecution and then moved into the financial services industry in 1999 as legal counsel and compliance officer for a local private bank. Tanya has served in various senior positions with a number of international banking institutions in The Bahamas.

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Economic Effects of COVID Pandemic, 23rd June 2020

A Live Webinar was held by the Chartered Banker MBA Programme Director, Professor John Ashton on Tuesday 23rd June 2020 2pm BST discussing the Economic Effects of the COVID Pandemic - Why these Economic Effects matter - The Financial Risks we face and the Response to the crisis so far.

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Insights to Organisational Agility and Resilience in Changing Times, 7th July 2020

A Live Webinar was held by the Chartered Banker MBA Programme Director, Professor Stephen Jones on Tuesday 7th July 2020 2pm BST discussing "Insights to Organisational Agility and Resilience in Changing Times".

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Ecomonics, Pandemics & Ethics, 28th July 2020

A Live Webinar was held by one of our Module Directors, Professor Robert Souster on Tuesday 28th July 2020 2pm BST discussing Economics, Pandemics and Ethics.

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Business Recovery - A Bankers Guide to Risk Management, 11th August 2020

A Live Webinar wase held by one of our Module Directors, Professor Kieth Checkley on Tuesday 11th August 2020 2pm BST discussing "Business Recovery - A Bankers Guide to Risk Management".

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