Sarah Green

Global Head of Financial Crimes, The Vanguard Group

Sarah D. Green is the Chief Financial Crimes Officer for Vanguard Group, Inc. She joined Vanguard in December, 2017 and leads compliance teams responsible for Vanguard’s anti-money laundering (AML), anti-bribery and corruption and sanctions programs. She worked previously as the Senior Director for AML Compliance at FINRA, where she supervised FINRA’s dedicated AML examination unit and consulted with staff organization-wide on AML examination and enforcement matters and other Bank Secrecy Act issues. Ms. Green was also responsible for FINRA AML guidance and external training of financial industry professionals domestically and internationally, and she represented FINRA on the Bank Secrecy Act Advisory Group. Previously, she was the Bank Secrecy Act Specialist in the Division of Enforcement’s Office of Market Intelligence (OMI) at the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). In this role, she oversaw the Commission’s review and use of suspicious activity reports (SARs) and worked with Enforcement staff on AML matters