Equiniti Riskfactor expands business development team

Fri 09 Jun 2017

Business Development team expands

Equiniti Riskfactor is the market leading provider of risk management and fraud analytics software for the global commercial finance industry.
We are delighted to announce that Mark Watkins, previously Head of the Risk Control Unit at Barclays, has joined the expanding Equiniti Riskfactor business development team.

In his role as Director, Mark will be instrumental in driving the business into new markets and will use his experience to develop the EQ Riskfactor proposition for the US market and launch new digital solutions to the UK commercial finance market. Mark has over 19 years’ experience within invoice finance and asset based lending and has worked at a senior level leading teams with risk management as their core focus. Mark is a Certified accountant and holds FCCA status.

Aaron Hughes, Managing Director at Equiniti Riskfactor said:
“I am delighted to welcome Mark to the team. Mark has used EQ Riskfactor for many years and knows the system inside out. His expert knowledge will be invaluable in promoting our core benefits to clients and prospective clients alike and his expertise will be a vital component in helping us achieve our impressive growth plans.
Later this year we will launch a new Business Process Outsourcing (BPO) service to the market and we are developing our existing EQ Riskfactor software to include new due diligence and decisioning modules. All with the aim of helping our Clients with their risk management and operational efficiency challenges.”

Mark commented:
“I am excited to be joining Equiniti Riskfactor at this time. I was instrumental in embeddeding EQ Riskfactor for Barclays, which enabled effective risk management processes to be implemented.
I look forward to sharing my expert product knowledge with Clients and ensuring that they utilise the EQ Riskfactor software to its full capacity.”