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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Treliant Deepens Risk Management Experience, Adding Gerald R. Roop as Principal

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Washington, DC – February 18, 2019 – Gerald “Gerry” Roop has joined Treliant as a Principal in the firm’s Regulatory Compliance and Risk service area, bringing significant experience partnering with financial services clients to develop sustainable compliance, risk, regulatory, and financial control programs and find new efficiencies in existing programs. In his career, Gerry has held key roles in both global advisory firms as well as executive financial roles within the industry, including Chief Financial Officer for a publicly traded financial services company. 

Prior to joining Treliant, Gerry was a Managing Director in Accenture’s Finance and Risk Practice, among other consulting positions. Gerry has assisted clients looking to build, rationalize, and operationalize compliance, risk, and control capabilities. His broad experience enables him to assist with strategic design as well as technical requirements, operational and process transformation, and security, along with supporting data and analytics.

“Gerry brings a solid knowledge of regulatory requirements, an understanding of the practical challenges of creating sustainable risk control environments, and a deep appreciation of the need to drive operational efficiency,” said Treliant Senior Managing Director Kathryn S. Reimann. “Gerry’s experience is highly relevant as the industry seeks to adopt risk management programs that are nimble enough to deal with shifting regulatory priorities.”

“Treliant’s team has an impressive range of expertise to meet the complex needs of an industry that must keep pace with rapid changes in the regulatory, cyber, economic, and political environments,” Gerry said. “I look forward to working together to help our clients navigate a path to opportunity in a world of challenges.”

About Treliant 
Treliant provides financial services companies, consumer-oriented businesses, and non-financial services companies across the globe with trusted advisory services and specialized, high-quality business solutions. We are banking practitioners, business operators, and risk and compliance experts. We know first-hand the regulatory compliance challenges and business operations issues that our clients face.

We focus on our client’s most pressing concerns including risk management, regulatory compliance, global financial crimes, mortgage operations, financial markets conduct, fair and responsible banking, litigation support, cybersecurity, and wealth management. We serve banks and thrifts, mortgage and specialty finance companies, RegTechs and FinTechs, alternative financial services companies, securities and investment firms (including broker-dealers), credit unions, insurance companies, and we often partner with law firms. Treliant is headquartered in Washington, DC with offices in New York and Dallas. For more information, visit

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