Bank South Pacific (BSP) welcomes on board, Mr Adam Fenech as the Group General Manager Compliance.
Formerly the Chief Operating Officer at Kina Bank, Mr. Fenech joins BSP to head the new Compliance Strategic Business Unit (SBU).
Mr. Fenech, from Sydney, Australia, is no stranger to PNG, having worked with PwC (PNG) from September 2011 to September 2013; and then later joining Kina Bank at the end of 2013.
With a Bachelor of Commerce, and Masters Degrees in Business Administration and Project Management, Mr. Fenech also brings to BSP, 20 years of diverse leadership experience in financial services organisations, Big4 Advisory firms, and technology companies. He is a member of both the Australian and PNG Institute of Company Directors, and also holds a Non-Executive Director position on the Board of PNG Registries, a wholly-owned subsidiary of ASX-listed Link Market Services.
As the Group GM Compliance, Mr. Fenech will oversee the AML / Compliance Business Unit, Audit Business Unit and the Credit Inspection Business Unit, to ensure that BSP continues to meet the ongoing compliance requirements, regulatory requirements and changes in the industry standards. Mr. Fenech’s experience in the areas of operations, operational assurance, legal services, support services, project management and information technology will certainly add value to the Group Compliance SBU.
Group CEO Robin Fleming, welcomed Mr. Fenech to BSP, and is confident that he will contribute to BSP’s capabilities and strategy delivery.
Like most Papua New Guineans, Mr. Fenech shares a passion for rugby league and is a proud supporter of the South Sydney Rabbitohs Rugby League Club. His passion also extends to making a positive impact in PNG, and he is thrilled to be joining PNG’s leading bank.