(MENAFN Press) Amy Poster, the Director of Risk and Regulatory Advisory Services at C&A Consulting LLC, has been selected to speak at the 15th Annual Risk Management Convention produced by the Global Association of Risk Professionals (GARP). The GARP Convention, set for March 4-5, 2014, will bring together a speaker faculty of leading international risk management experts, policy makers and financial risk academics to put forward the most informed perspectives vital to the interconnected worldwide financial economy
"I am honored to be part of the stellar line up of speakers that GARP has assembled for their 15th Annual Risk Management Convention," said Amy Poster. "This event is a must-attend gathering for risk professionals, and I look forward to helping inform and educate the attendees about the newest tools and strategies to manage risk.
Amy Poster serves as director for risk and regulatory advisory services at C&A Consulting LLC. In 2010 Ms. Poster completed a term assignment at the US Department of Treasury, Office of the Special Inspector General- TARP, (SIGTARP) in Washington, DC and was responsible for the development and oversight of US Treasury's Public Private Investment Program (PPIP). She was also the central subject matter expert for financial markets at SIGTARP, leading critical audits on TARP recipients and inter-agency investigations.
Prior to her role at SIGTARP, Ms. Poster spent more than 15 years in 4 top tier investment banks and most recently was a Director in Product Control at Credit Suisse, focusing on risk and valuation for global credit products within the Fixed Income Division. In addition, Amy led the set up and post-launch risk management of several credit and distressed funds within Credit Suisse' Alternative Capital Divisio
. She performed critical lead roles as a liaison to the Leveraged Finance, Corporate, and Derivatives trading desks and oversaw the revisions of risk and valuation policies and procedures for Leveraged Finance Capital Markets and Investment Banking activities. She has previously worked designing and implementing risk and valuation programs at Donaldson, Lufkin, and Jenrette, and Bear Stearns
Ms. Poster started her career at Lehman Brothers, as a business analyst. She is also a regular contributor to Risk Professional, GARP's highly regarded member magazine, and has been quoted by The Wall Street Journal and published in Institutional Investor