Managing Director, Celaris
Cathy Hampson is a Managing Director at Celaris; heading the company’s risk management division. She has over thirty years’ experience in diverse industries; investment banking, asset management, insurance, oil and manufacturing.
Cathy has extensive experience in all aspects of Operational Risk Management gained from her roles at AIG, Morgan Stanley, Barclays Global Investors, Chase Manhattan, Mars, London Stock Exchange and Marathon Oil. Her interests in psychology and risk led to the publication of her book ‘An Introduction to Behavioural Risk’ (Risk Books 2015) and she is currently engaged in co-writing a second Operational Risk book.
Cathy has developed complete Operational Risk frameworks and also has held roles in Securities Lending Trading, Operations, IT, Finance and Compliance and Project Management.
Cathy graduated in Fuel and Energy Engineering/Management Studies from Leeds University, holds an MBA from the London Business School, is a Fellow of the Chartered Association of Certified Accountants and a Member of the British Association for Counselling and Psychotherapy.