Scott McCleskeyGovernance, Risk & Compliance Professional
Over 25 years of professional experience in compliance and regulation
Expert in Financial Regulation
Publications include two books on financial regulation and an award-winning column on financial reform.
Scott McCleskey is a veteran ethics and compliance professional with over twenty-five years of experience in various roles in the US and overseas including global Chief Compliance Officer at a major financial institution, Advisor Board member for a leading ethics and compliance vendor, and consultant to government agencies and public institutions around the world. He currently serves as a Senior Vice President for Eukleia, a training consultancy with operations in London and New York, where he is the principal subject matter expert for governance, ethics, and compliance topics. Prior to embarking on this career, he was a Special Agent with the FBI. Among Scott’s recent engagements include:
Presentation to Chief Financial Officer roundtable for an industry association of wholesale distributors
Keynote address to the annual conference of an insurance trade association on preparing for new regulatory environment
Training sessions for top level executives of a global financial institution on establishing the right ethical culture, delivered in the US and four other countries
Scott has been called upon to provide his insight to Congress, the Financial Crisis Inquiry Commission, the European Central Bank and the London School of Economics among other venues. He is the author of two books as well as an editorial column which currently appears on Reuters. Scott’s column was recognized with a national award from the Society of American Business Editors and Writers, and he has been named as one of the 100 Most Influential in Business Ethics by the Ethisphere Institute.
Scott holds Master’s Degrees from the University of Cambridge and from London Metropolitan University, as well as a Bachelor’s degree from the College of William and Mary.