Russell Seddon

Russell Seddon

Senior Consultant GRC & Financial Crime


  • Banking
  • Asset Management
  • Consulting


Financial Crime & Operational Risk

Regulatory Programme Management

Compliance Assurance

Russell is broadly experienced banking-sector professional, equally comfortable in senior management or hands-on roles. Experience in both management and consultancy roles; covering assurance, compliance, risk, project management (especially project rescue) and information technology.

Russell has worked for extended periods of time as a senior manager within the Bank of England and as a Managing Director at HSBC, in a range of senior management positions.

Russell was a key contributor to the HSBC Global Standards Programme which successfully lifted the 2012 US Dept of Justice Deferred Prosecution Agreement, and its associated regulatory Cease and Desist Orders.

Russell worked most recently within a major UK Asset Manager, abrdn, in designing and implementing a Risk and Controls Management Framework, and in reviewing and strengthening Financial Crime policy and standards.

Russell Seddon specialises in

The Houses of Parliament by night
The Houses of Parliament by night

Governance, Risk & Compliance

TORI collaborates with clients to deliver appropriate governance and create clear links between their policies, processes, risks, and controls, while complying with the regulatory mandates or best practices.
Two hands grasp the metal bars of a cage
Two hands grasp the metal bars of a cage

Financial Crime

Financial Crime (FinCrime) is a multi-faceted, and ever-changing threat that is advancing in its level of sophistication across sectors and regions.