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Alex Tristram

Charlotte brings nearly 20 years’ experience in compliance and risk and most recently was Chief Compliance & Risk Officer at the UK’s largest credit management services provider Cabot Credit Management and Wescot Credit Services. Previously she worked at Deloitte and started her career at Barclays, before joining the Intertrust Group.
At Key Group, she will focus on overseeing the current Key Risk Management Framework to ensure it’s aligned to the Group’s strategic objectives and driving a positive risk management culture that both protects and adds value to the business.  Charlotte Allen will report to Neil Swarbrick who is Chief Compliance Officer and attends the board of Key Group.
Neil Swarbrick, Chief Compliance Officer at Key Group, said: “Outstanding compliance and risk processes are the bedrock of financial services and help to ensure that customers can trust that they are getting the right option for their individual circumstances. I am therefore delighted to welcome Charlotte to Key Group and look forward to working with her as we continue to strive to be market leading. 
Charlotte Allen, Risk and Compliance Director at Key Group, said: “It is an exciting time to join Key Group as they are market leaders in the growing later life lending sector which looks set to support increasing numbers of consumers with their financial needs.  I look forward to working with the team to help Key Group continue to build and grow its risk and compliance offering which is integral to every aspect of the business.”