New York, NY –
Novantas, the industry leader in analytic advisory services and technology solutions, is pleased to announce that Steve Wiggins has joined the company as a Director in Finance, Treasury, and Risk. Steve will expand and strengthen the company’s credit risk analytic capabilities with his expertise in credit risk measurement, strategic asset allocation, and credit risk reporting and governance.
Over the past 15 years, Steve has successfully advised commercial banks and other financial services providers on quantitative risk management solutions. Prior to Novantas, Steve was a Senior Director with Moody’s Analytics where he held roles as the head of Enterprise Risk Solutions and the head of Credit Risk Solutions for North America.
“We are very pleased to have Steve join our team,” says Pete Gilchrist, EVP and Head of Finance, Treasury, and Risk at Novantas. “As banks around the world prepare for the next twist or turn of the credit cycle, we are delighted to welcome Steve to our team of experts who help banks apply analytics to guide them through uncertain times.”
“The banking industry is in the midst of a significant change with respect to the use of data science in credit risk management and forecasting. This wave of innovation started with the aftermath of the global financial crisis, and it continues as banks deal with increased credit risk reporting and analytic expectations, and with an uptick in default risk uncertainty,” commented Steve. “Novantas has the deep analytical expertise and understanding of the banking industry to help position institutions for the future.”
Steve holds an MBA in Finance and Strategy from UPenn’s The Wharton School, and a BS in Economics from MIT.
Novantas is the industry leader in analytic advisory services and technology solutions for banks. We create superior value for retail and commercial banks through deep and insightful analysis of the information that drives the financial services industry across pricing, product development, treasury and risk management, distribution, marketing, and workforce management. For more information, visit www.novantas.com.
Marketing Communications Manager, Novantas