Amit Lakhani

Amit Lakhani

Global Head of IT & Third Party Risks, Corporate & Institutional Banking
BNP Paribas (UK)

Amit Lakhani has varied experiences in managing operational risks at organisations of all sizes. He started his career working as a consultant with Accenture where he developed and deployed multi-million dollar programmes involving compliance and risk elements, especially information security and cyber risks. Further, Amit worked at large multinational organisations in his role at KPMG driving strategic decision-making, investments and risk reduction programmes.

In his current role, Amit looks after IT risks, third party/vendor risk management and fraud risks across the Corporate and Institutional Banking division for BNP Paribas. Increasingly, he is converging the management of all such transversal operational risk topics into Operational Resilience(OpRes) and therefore OpRes is becoming a key priority for him. He has been a key contributor to the CIB OpRes programme and provided oversight and supervision on the topic through his second line of defence role.

Appearing at
Future Security SYD
1 September 2022
  • Hilton Sydney
The Future of Security, Sydney conference is FST’s dedicated security forum for NSW, exploring the most pressing issues of cybersecurity, resilience and diligence in the financial services industry. Join us at the Hilton in Sydney on Thursday, 1 September as...
Future Security MEL
30 August 2022
  • Marvel Stadium
The Future of Security, Melbourne is FST’s dedicated security forum for Victoria, exploring the most pressing issues of cybersecurity, resilience and diligence in the financial services industry. Join us at Melbourne’s Marvel Stadium on Tuesday, 30 August as we help...
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30 November - 1 December 2021
  • Virtual Conference
The Future of Security Sydney Virtual Conference is the must-attend event for security leaders from the financial services sector. Join 200+ of your peers this month (30-Nov & 1-Dec) as we discuss, debate and determine the future of the industry...