Kathy Farmer - DAC Beachcroft

Kathy Farmer's Expertise

Kathy Farmer

Kathy is the head of DAC Beachcroft's internal Practice Governance & Risk team and is the COLP, COFA and Money Laundering Reporting Officer for DAC Beachcroft's English and Welsh based entities.

Kathy has extensive experience of legal risk management, regularly advising the business on a wide range of compliance, regulatory, risk management and ethical issues.  This includes advising on the risks and issues arising in significant internal strategic projects as well as those arising out of the day-to-day business operations.

Kathy also manages a team of over 30 people that deal with regulatory issues, client and supplier contract reviews, claims and complaints, internal audit, ISO9001 and ISO27001 certification and health & safety. 

Kathy has had a heavy involvement in the design of the systems used by the business to monitor compliance, review risk and record data. This has enabled trends to be monitored so that informed decisions can be made about improvements to be fed back into the business.

In addition, Kathy is responsible for Information Services and Knowledge Management across the whole DAC Beachcroft group and sits on various boards and executives across DAC Beachcroft's various English and Welsh based entities.