Katherine leads the Regulatory Policy and Engagement team for Risk at HSBC Group. Her team is responsible for covering new regulation impacting the banks’ Wholesale Credit and Traded Risk functions, as well as IRB, IMA and IMM internal models. This includes addressing supervisory expectations and demands for the Prudential Regulatory Authority (PRA). She has been with HSBC for eight years. Prior to this she was based in Brussels as a Public Affairs consultant specialising in financial services regulation. Katherine has an MA in International Economic Relations from American University and a Maîtrise in European and International Law from the University of La Reunion. She is a fluent French speaker.