RMA Working Group on Models and Analytics Risk Forum (WG on MAAR) appoints new Chair
RMA Working Group on Models and Analytics Risk Forum (WG on MAAR) Chair.
James Marinopoulos – (M.Sc., B.Sc.(Hons), Grad.Dip.Ed., Dip. Man., AAIBF (Snr), AStat )
James Marinopoulos has over twenty-five years’ experience in Banking and Finance. He is currently the General Manager - Model Risk & Assurance at the Commonwealth Bank of Australia and has previously held senior roles in National Australia Bank and ANZ.
These roles included determining the relevant bank’s Economic & Regulatory capital, Loan loss provisioning, and the setting of credit risk lending limits through the Risk Appetite statement to the board.
Modelling analytics roles include the building of the first business lending models for ANZ, project director of Basel II credit accreditation for National Australia Bank, as well as independent oversight and model risk governance on all models across three major Australian banks.
Before working in banking, he was a lecturer in Mathematics and Statistics at Deakin University and has recently participated as a guest lecturer at Monash and La Trobe Universities in Masters of advanced analytics programs.
He has a Masters and Honours Degrees in Applied Mathematics and Statistics, a Graduate Diploma in Education and a Diploma of Management, as well as membership of various professional associations.