Editor, Risk benchmarking
Tom is Risk.net's benchmarking editor, responsible for editorial projects that aim to help firms measure their performance against one another and share best practice. He was the launch editor of Risk Scenarios and Risk.net’s Quant Finance Master's Guide, and is currently overseeing the expansion of the landmark Top 10 Op Risks survey. He was previously desk editor for Risk.net’s risk management coverage.
Prior to joining Risk, he reported on the futures and foreign exchange industries for Dow Jones' Financial News and the Euromoney group.
Tom holds a bachelor’s degree in English literature from the University of Warwick, UK.
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