Corlytics, a provider of regulatory risk intelligence, announced on Monday that it has added Tim Sweeney to its executive team as a Senior Vice President for its corporate development in North America.
In his new role, Sweeney will work to deliver on the company’s ambitious growth agenda. To achieve this, he will work closely with the team globally. The appointment of Sweeney ends his six-year-long tenure at Thomson Reuters, where he was the major accounts director with the risk and regulatory solutions arm of the firm.
Sweeney joins the company with more than 25 years of experience in the financial industry and has held numerous executive roles in financial technology and data. During his career, he has worked at Dow Jones, a trusted publisher of business news and financial information. Sweeney has also founded FinTech Partners and RegGraph.
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Sweeney Joins Corlytics in a Phase of Strong Growth
Commenting on the appointment, the CEO of Corlytics, John Byrne, said: “Tim has enormous experience garnered from many years working in the financial services sector. He is a highly effective manager, a great motivator and will play a pivotal role in continuing to grow Corlytics and our offering in North America. We are enjoying a strong phase of growth and will benefit greatly from having someone with Tim’s international financial management and regulation expertise in the team.”
Sweeney graduated from the Ohio State University with a Bachelor in English, Rhetoric. Between 2004 to 2006 he studied at Rutgers Business School in Newark, New Jersey where he earned a Masters in Business Administration (MBA).
Speaking on his new role, Sweeney added: “having played an active part in the international risk and regulatory technology market over the past decade, I was impressed by Corlytics’ unique market position. It already has impressive reach helping to support regulated firms, regulators and professional services executives to mitigate risk with advanced, actionable regulatory risk knowledge.”
“The company’s strong customer focus and ability to rapidly adapt to customer demand stand out for me. I am honoured to join the high calibre international team to partner with more financial firms across North America, helping them to better manage their regulatory risk. I am looking forward to being part of helping shape Corlytics’ offering in the multi-billion risk and regulatory technology industry globally.”