In the newly created role, Farhadi will be responsible for defining, developing and leading the company’s financial services regtech business, and for advising and overseeing its financial services programme.
According the Hitachi Data Systems, the appointment is part of a new focus on supporting clients in the increasingly complex global regulatory landscape.
Farhadi brings significant experience in working in financial services regulation and products. Previously head of regulatory reporting at KPMG, she is also founder and CEO of FFS-RegTech, and firm providing specialist advice on regtech and its effect on the financial services industry.
She is also a regular speaker at industry events and workshops.