Washington, DC – September 29, 2016 – Treliant Risk Advisors announced today that April A. Breslaw has joined the firm. As a Senior Advisor, she will be providing consulting advice to clients on regulatory supervision and policy matters across Treliant’s suite of service offerings. April brings decades of regulatory experience, having served at federal banking agencies including the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB), Federal Financial Institutions Examination Council (FFIEC), Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (FDIC), and Office of Thrift Supervision (OTS).

“April is well-versed in the letter and the spirit of our industry’s evolving financial services regulation,” said Treliant CEO Andrew L. Sandler. “She brings years of hands-on experience to our clients.”

April Breslaw joined the CFPB as it was being built in 2010 and was most recently Deputy Assistant Director of the Bureau’s Office of Supervision Policy. Her other roles have included Chair of the FFIEC’s Consumer Compliance Task Force; Associate Director, Compliance Policy and Examinations, at the FDIC; and Managing Director at the OTS.

“Our clients face increasing pressure to stay current and in compliance with myriad changing rules from multiple regulatory agencies. April is a strong addition to our team and her impressive career in public service makes her ideally suited to this role,” said Susanna K. Tisa, Treliant’s Chief Business Officer. “We are pleased to welcome her to the firm.”

About Treliant Risk Advisors

Treliant Risk Advisors is a multi-disciplinary compliance, risk management, and strategic advisory firm for the financial services industry and consumer-oriented businesses. Headquartered in Washington, DC, with offices in New York and Dallas, Treliant’s team of highly experienced professionals includes executives who have held senior positions in Fortune 100 companies, financial institutions, and regulatory agencies. Treliant provides its clients with critical advice and solutions in the following areas: regulatory compliance, including program development, consumer compliance, and fair lending; financial crimes, including AML/BSA, economic sanctions/OFAC, and anti-bribery/anti-corruption; mortgage practices review, including litigation support and expert services, residential and commercial loan review, and mortgage servicing and operations; and risk management, including operational risk management, information assurance and cybersecurity, technology solutions, and capital and liquidity planning. For more information, visit www.treliant.com.

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