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Tutor: Paul Asare-Archer

Director of Compliance – Telefonica UK (O2)

Paul Asare-Archer

Paul has been at Telefonica UK Limited (O2) since 2012, and in 2018 became the organisation’s first ever Director of Compliance. Paul was a Financial Service Leader of the Year Finalist at the Black British Awards in 2017, and was recently recognised in the Financial Times as within the UK’s Top 100 BAME Leaders in Tech.

Paul is a Law Graduate, a MBA and a Fellow of the International Compliance Association.

Away from work, Paul is a supporter of the mental health charity YoungMinds UK, and has completed a number of charitable events on their behalf including multiple marathons.

Paul is married with two kids and lives in Buckinghamshire.

Expertise & Focus

  • Compliance
  • Financial Crime
  • Risk Management

Industry Experience

  • Training and Education
  • Banking

Paul Asare-Archer

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