ACA Aponix Launches Cybersecurity and Risk Offering in the UK

June 24, 2015

(NEW YORK, NY and LONDON, UK) June 11, 2015:  ACA Aponix is pleased to announce the expansion of its cybersecurity and risk offering in the United Kingdom with the appointment of James Tedman as Managing Director of ACA Aponix (Europe), a division of ACA Compliance (Europe) Limited.

Based in London, James will build on ACA Compliance Group's strong presence in the U.K. by launching a new cybersecurity, technology risk, and advisory services division for the firm's London clients, paralleling the ACA Aponix offering that has been extremely well-received by U.S. investment managers.

Prior to joining ACA Aponix (Europe), James served as the Chief Technology Officer at Sloane Robinson, a large European hedge fund, where he successfully rebuilt the firm's technology environment. Before his time at Sloane Robinson, James built a successful consulting practice where he worked with a number of high profile asset managers, reviewing their IT environments and assisting them with strategy and management of projects, staff, and vendors. James also worked in the Morgan Stanley Prime Brokerage Consulting team for over four years, during which time he advised clients on all aspects of technology, managed complex implementations, and worked on approximately 100 hedge fund start-ups. Prior to this, he managed the support of Morgan Stanley’s electronic trading platform after completing the Morgan Stanley graduate training scheme in 2000. James holds a BEng and BCom from the University of Birmingham (UK). 
"We are excited about expanding our cybersecurity and risk services in Europe," said ACA Aponix co-founder and Partner Marc Lotti. "James offers a wealth of technology experience to our clients in the U.K. and Europe," added Ron Weekes, CEO of ACA Europe. "At a time when cybersecurity is a top regulatory priority, we are delighted to expand our local capability with someone of James's caliber." 

James can be reached at: / +44 (0)20 7042 0500 (office).