Chris Johnson

Senior Manager Financial Crime Compliance, SWIFT

Christopher Johnson is a Senior Business Manager and Practice Lead for Compliance Services. Based in New York, he is responsible for the sales and marketing of the SWIFT Compliance Suite in the US and Canada. Mr Johnson is recognized as an expert in the fields of KYC, Sanctions Screening and AML. 

Mr Johnson has 25 years of experience working with financial institutions in the areas of operations and sales. Prior to joining SWIFT, he was a Global Account Manager at the BankersAccuity division of Reed Business Information and was responsible for providing data, software & professional services to banks and fortune 500 corporations. Areas of expertise included domestic & cross border payments, STP (Straight Through Processing), Credit Risk, KYC (Know Your Customer), On-Boarding, Enhanced Due Diligence, and Anti-Money Laundering.  Previously he worked for Dow Jones & Company where he held positions in the Newswires and Licensing Services areas, providing market data content to financial institutions and professionals.