Malcolm GriggsChief Risk Officer at Citizens Bank
Malcolm Griggs is the Chief Risk Officer of Citizens Financial Group, Inc. He joined Citizens in December 2014 as Executive Vice President and Chief Credit Officer.
Griggs serves on the Executive Committee and as CRO is responsible for defining and overseeing how we manage enterprise-wide risk at Citizens and for leading the bank’s Corporate Risk Management organization, including the development and execution of its strategy and its day-to-day operations.
Griggs has nearly 30 years of risk and business line experience. He joined Citizens from Citigroup where he was head of business risk and controls for the U.S. commercial and consumer banking businesses. Prior to this, he held senior risk management and business line roles at Morgan Stanley, Bank of America, Wachovia and Fifth Third Bancorp, where he served as CRO.
Griggs is active in industry organizations and is a past chairman of the board of the Risk Management Association (RMA) and is currently on the board of the RMA Foundation. He currently serves on the board of the Rhode Island Philharmonic Orchestra and Music School. He earned both his undergraduate and J.D. degrees from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.