About the Author

Walid R. Alameddin has spent more than thirty years in international corporate banking, risk management, and banking regulation. He worked with Citibank in New York, Toronto, London, Athens, Istanbul, and several countries in the Middle East. He has spent the last ten years in global consulting advising banks and governments for the Washington-based Promontory Group. He now leads the Amdeya Group, which advises global banks and companies on environmental, social and governance; performance management, and regulatory compliance.