Impactful and dynamic global leader with year after year success achieving or beating profit growth objectives while balancing risk, compliance and board governance requirements within turnaround, new and continuing business environments in the financial services industry. Demonstrated this successfully by leading global businesses for 14 years at HSBC, the second largest worldwide bank. Industry recognized for extensive expertise and executive leadership in the diversified financial services and banking industry, while specializing in business to business and business to consumer relationships that attract new customers and build profitable business franchises. Expert in crafting a long term strategy and detailed plan necessary to translate that vision into execution, by aligning great people, technology and opportunity. Skills acquired: strategic/visionary thinking, executive and board leadership, general management, high performance teams, operational efficiency and patented product innovation through technology, strategically analytical, internationally culturally focused, risk management, audit and compliance governance, company divestitures and acquisitions. Extensive board leadership as chairman of internal HSBC Insurance boards as well as private and non-profit boards spanning over 15 years. A critical member of various internal and external board committees including risk, audit, investment, operating and finance.