Julie PardyDirector of Regulation and Market Engagement at Worksmart
Julie has been operating in the FS market place since 1986. Her first 20 years in the industry were spent in senior operational , compliance and L & D roles within a number of financial institutions. Her practical application, enthusiasm and detailed knowledge of both regulation and the financial services market place allows her to support businesses in meeting their regulatory requirements.
For the last 9 years Julie has provided regulatory and training support on a consultancy basis to businesses across the whole financial services spectrum. Specialising in FCA regulation with a focus on Conduct Risk, Training & Competence, Approved Persons Responsibilities, Culture and Behavioural Economics. Julie has most recently worked very closely with UK Finance (previously British Bankers’ Association), The Investment Association and the Finance & Leasing Association to help host a range of SMR webinars and training events to help support firms in implementing the new Senior Managers Regime.
In the last 4 years Julie has also been working with firms not only to help them effectively embed SMCR but also to help them implement system solutions to assist them in managing employee competence and responsibilities.