Michael Critchfield

Chief Risk Officer - Euroclear UK & International

Michael Critchfield is the Chief Risk Officer of Euroclear UK & International. He is a member of the Euroclear UK & International Management Committee and attendee at the Board, Risk & Audit Committees.   

Mr Critchfield has 20+ years experience working in both 1st & 2nd line risk functions.

He joined Euroclear UK & International in 2019 after spending 7 years at Deutsche Bank where he was the Global Head for Securities Services Risk Management within the Global Transaction Banking division. Mr Critchfield was the business sponsor of the Strategic Risk programme delivering a Global Intraday Risk Management tool for the business.

From 2017 to 2019 Mr Critchfield was a member of the Six X-Clear Risk Committee.

Prior to joining Deutsche Bank Mr Critchfield spent 19 years with Citigroup holding various senior roles in both 1st & 2nd line Risk functions as well as Product and Relationship Management roles.

Mr Critchfield began his working career in retail banking with the National Westminster Bank in 1988.