Sarah Christman

Risk Director

Sarah joined TDX Group in 2014, she has over 10 years’ experience in compliance and risk management within the financial services industry, in both first and second line of defence roles. Prior to joining TDX Group, Sarah spent 10 years in the US Navy managing the risks of driving the ship and running the carrier’s nuclear reactors.

Sarah is responsible for oversight of all aspects of risk management and risk frameworks for Equifax and TDX Group, including oversight and challenge of the firms’ systems and controls.

Sarah has led the ongoing maturity journey for risk management across the UK and Ireland businesses with activities impacting risk culture,corporate governance, risk assessments, risk and incident remediation, and risk management support for ISO 9001, 14001, 22301 and 27001.

Her current area of focus is on enhancing the company's tools and techniques to aid our prospective Senior Managers in demonstrating the reasonable steps they take to effectively control the business.

Relevant qualifications:

  • Certified Member Institute of Risk Management (CMIRM)
  • International Diploma, Risk Management (Distinction) from Institute of Risk Management
  • Diploma, UK Compliance (Merit) from International Compliance Association

Greatest professional achievement: UK Customer Satisfaction Awards shortlist for development of customer centric quality assurance (call and case monitoring and customer journey reviews) using outcome and competency based measures integrated with direct customer feedback in a combined in / outsourced Operations Division.

Hobbies outside of work: Sarah can be found on a weekend with her husband and two sons lifting barbells at the local CrossFit box. Despite her American heritage, she is also a cricket fan and likes to spend the day at her local cricket ground, Trent Bridge.