Carol Sirou is the founder and CEO Safineia Advisors LLC. Carol has over 20 years of experience in financial services, risk, compliance and operations. She recently created her consulting company Safineia Advisors LLC. which provides services in risk management, compliance and business transformation and regulatory projects on a global scale.
Carol rose through the ranks of Standard & Poor’s Ratings. Her analytical roles in the banking and public sectors afforded her deep credit risk knowledge. After becoming the President of S&P France in 2009, she steered the business through the subprime and Eurozone crisis (2009-2014). In 2014, she moved to S&P’s New York headquarters to run a multimillion-dollar regulatory program. Furthering her experience in risk management, she became Global Chief Compliance Officer for S&P Global in 2016.
She recently joined the board of Agence France Locale, the French local government funding agency, as an independent board member and member of the audit committee.
Carol is a graduate of Sciences Po Paris and holds a Masters in Corporate Finance from the University of Paris Dauphine and a management program for University of Virginia Darden Business School.