Cayman Islands Monetary Authority (CIMA) has appointed Anna McLean as deputy managing director – supervision. The appointment is effective 1 October 2014.
McLean is a former banking supervisor with 23 years of financial services experience. She joined the banking supervision department of the Cayman Islands Government as an analyst in 1990, and through successive promotions worked her way up to the post of head of banking at CIMA in 2000.
After heading the banking supervision division of CIMA for five years, McLean left the authority in 2005, to take up the post of chief compliance officer with CIBC FirstCaribbean International Bank.
She will have oversight of the authority’s regulatory divisions – banking supervision, insurance, investments and securities, and fiduciary services.
Cindy Scotland, managing director, said: “We are very pleased that Anna will be coming back to take up this new role at CIMA. Her qualifications and experience make her a perfect fit for the role, as CIMA continues to enhance the robustness of its supervision processes.”
McLean said: “I look forward to taking on this new role, working with the management team and board of CIMA, as we all strive for continued improvement to ensure that the authority is well positioned to deal with the challenges of regulating a dynamic and diverse financial industry.”
CIMA, Anna McLean, Cindy Scotland