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Meet Our Chief Risk Officer, Vishal Thakkar

May 03, 2023

Experience: 

  • Nearly 20 years of industry risk management experience, including seven years with OCC
  • Previously led OCC’s Enterprise Risk Management function
  • Has also held leadership roles at OCC in Financial Risk Management and Internal Audit

Education:

  • Bachelor’s degree in information systems from DePaul University
  • MBA in entrepreneurship from DePaul Driehaus College of Business

Quick Facts:

  • Certified Information Systems Auditor® (CISA®) and Certified Fraud Examiner (CFE)
  • Member of the Institute of Internal Auditors and ISACA

Quote 

“I am thoroughly enjoying my experience at OCC, having served in all three lines of defense over the past seven years. I am pleased to collaborate with the many skilled and passionate individuals at OCC to ensure we maintain a strong and independent risk management framework as the foundation for secure markets.”

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