Sarah Dineen
Chief Risk and Compliance Officer

Sarah Dineen joined BlackBee in September 2018 as Head of Compliance before becoming the Chief Risk and Compliance Officer. Sarah is a senior Compliance professional, with a wealth of experience extending to related areas such as risk, data privacy, corporate governance and legal. She is one of a small number of Irish Compliance professionals to hold the joint UCD and Institute of Banking Masters Degree in Compliance, which conferred the designation of ‘FCOI’ (Fellow of the Compliance Officers of Ireland) upon her. Until recently, she was a member of Association of Compliance Officers of Ireland’s prudential and corporate governance committee, and has organised and spoken at various Compliance industry events. Sarah has also written for the Association of Compliance Officers of Ireland’s quarterly bulletin.

She has extensive financial services experience, both within Ireland and for firms operating on a cross border basis. The organisation for which she most recently worked prior to joining BlackBee is a corporate bank, with a wealth and investment management function. She has also worked in the general and life insurance sectors, and in addition to her MSc in Compliance, holds an undergraduate degree in Law and German, a Diploma in Compliance and has studied at the Cambridge Compliance Academy in the UK.

Sarah Dineen

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