Our Team

We have a team of people with extensive expertise and experience across international banks and global markets activities. We are also privileged to have a network that allows us to source talented and capable bankers and market practitioners. These are people who we know and have worked with and can trust. Broyd Partners bring that expertise and experience to support colleagues and friends to manage their most pressing financial services industry issues.

Our Leadership Team

PRINCIPAL

Graham Broyd

Graham is the founder and Principal of Broyd Partners LLC and he has been actively engaged in Financial Markets activities for almost 35 years. He was CEO of the Global Banking and markets businesses of The Royal Bank of Scotland, in the Americas. He had responsibilities for the New York Branch, regulatory interface, legal, risk and compliance, as well as all the Banking and Financial Markets businesses.

Sam Ford

Sam Ford

Partner – Strategy & Change Management, Banking & Markets

Sam has 30 years of front-office experience in Banking and Capital Markets, when he was based in London UK, with broad international experience across multiple business areas, products, and client types. He has a track record in driving strategic change, re-engineering business processes, and successfully tackling new challenges, often with no “roadmap”.

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Michael Dougherty

Michael Dougherty

Partner – Financial Controls, Business & Project Management

Michael Dougherty is a senior financial professional with over 25 years of international banking and consulting experience. Michael’s expertise includes FX and Emerging Markets, Fixed Income products as well as Equity products. He has experience working with business partners developing and executing a business strategy while complying with multiple regulatory regimes (CFTC, NFA, FINRA, SEC and MiFID).

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Kelly Myers

Kelly Myers

Manager – Operations, Financial Reporting

Kelly Myers has over 20 years of experience in business management, project management, and culture transformation. She specializes in strategic planning and partners with senior executives to optimize support functions and ensure that the associated costs meet projections and align to business objectives. 

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Iain Paine

Iain Paine

Operations & Technology Regulatory Change

Iain is a senior operations, technology and program management leader with more than 20 years of experience in business transformation. He specializes in helping companies optimize their end-to-end business flows and operational processes to improve performance and scalability. 

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Our resources – USA

Gina Chute

Gina Chute

Operations & Business Management

Gina has spent over 15 years in the financial services industry. The majority of her business career was at RBS and Greenwich Capital. Latterly she was head of Operations business management and worked on the restructure and consolidation of the operations functions in the US.

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Nancy Grady

Nancy Grady

Custody & Fund Services

Nancy has spent over 30 years in the custody management businesses, primarily at State Street and at Nothern Trust. She is a senior executive with extensive experience supporting Mutual Funds and unregistered products. She has managed teams across the enterprise responsible for executing services for asset managers and plan sponsors. 

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Robert Fischer

Robert Fischer

LIBOR Transition, Rates Business & Market Risk

Robert Fischer, a financial markets professional with over 30 years of experience, has focused on all facets of the Interest Rate Trading Business over his career. A licensed Series 24 Supervisor, Robert has implemented key regulatory roll-outs, system migrations, new products, and most recently Libor initiatives. 

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Tim Moran

Tim Moran

Derivatives, Securitization, Rates Management

Tim is a Debt Markets professional with over 30 years of experience in securitization, derivatives, and more recently in LIBOR transition.  Core competencies include transaction structuring and documentation, risk management and analysis, internal controls and accounting.

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John Hoff

John Hoff

Markets, Risk & Compliance

John Hoff has worked for over 30 years in the financial markets and specializes in preemptive compliance for global markets. John’s focus is on leading firms through a path from regulation through to policies, procedures, controls and training. He has expertise in resolving regulatory findings and internal compliance issues.

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Scott Kalagian

Scott Kalagian

Treasury & Risk Management

Scott has over 20 years of experience in financial services. He has extensive knowledge of investment management, process management, regulatory compliance, systems implementation and project management. Scott has a deep understanding of the end-to-end consumer and commercial lending process, credit risk and regulatory risk.

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Jo Hubbard

Jo Hubbard

Financial Controls and Program Management

Jo has over 20 years of experience leading global financial markets’ risk and control teams, mostly at NatWest. During her 22 years with NatWest Markets in the US, Jo developed a solid reputation for delivering solutions including solving regulatory, strategic and process re-engineering challenges. She has strong project management skills and is outcome focused.

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Kevin Weir

Kevin Weir

FX Misconduct and Regulatory investigations

Kevin has 35 years of experience in Financial Markets activities. His core background has been in FX, spending 11 years at State Street Global Markets as their senior FX salesperson for institutional accounts and Managing Director of their Foreign Exchange Client Advisory business. Kevin also spent time in FX and Fixed Income Sales at Bank of Nova Scotia, ABN AMRO, CIBC and Lloyds Bank.

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Beth Blass

Beth Blass

Operational Risk

Beth has over 25 years of experience in Risk Management at large global financial institutions.

Beth has spent most of the last 10 years in Operational Risk management roles, most recently at MUFG, and previous to that at Nuveen (the TIAA Asset Management company), and at Royal Bank of Scotland.

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Our resources – UK

Scott Mcmunn

Scott Mcmunn

Financial Markets, Treasury, Strategy

A trusted Global Head of Trading, tier-one Banking Business Head and proven leader of dynamic change programs…

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Luke Lindforth-Delaney

Luke Lindforth-Delaney

Benchmarks, Derivatives, Compliance

Luke has over 30 years of experience in financial markets with roles covering derivatives sales, trading, benchmarks, and risk. He has rare working insight into numerous global benchmarks including LIBOR with experience both within the front oce and a second line oversight function.

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Paul Lavelle

Paul Lavelle

Banking, Asset Management, & Markets

Paul has worked for over 30 years in the financial markets in senior front office roles in major Buy- and Sell-side organizations. He has broad international experience having worked across multiple jurisdictions, business area and product areas, with hands-on experience of all major Fixed Income products.  

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Our resources – Australia

John Feeney

John Feeney

Australian Financial Markets & Regulatory Change

John has significant wholesale financial markets background across all asset classes. His recent activities include benchmark reforms, capital optimisation, XVA design and management and conduct risk management, conduct and reputation management and derivatives regulation.  He is a Board Member of ISDA and AFMA.

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Chauncey Stark

Chauncey Stark

Fixed Income Trading & Risk Management

Chauncy has 25 years of fixed income experience in London and Sydney. The majority of his career was at National Australia Bank where he was General Manager for the FX and Cross-Asset businesses from 2013 to 2016. He has an extensive experience in the trading and managing of A$ products, and of regulatory investigations.

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“Tired of 27 year-old MBAs from large
consulting firms telling you how to manage your business, speak to Broyd Partners, we are old.”

(but experienced, and have probably sat in your seat.)