Senior Manager

Bénédicte d’Allard is a Senior Manager at Arendt Regulatory & Consulting SA.

Bénédicte began her career in 2004 as a financial analyst in the equity research department of a major investment bank in Paris. Starting in 2008 she worked for different consultancy firms, acquiring extensive experience in the fields of regulatory compliance, organisation and process optimisation within financial services.

Bénédicte has spent the last 7 years with ARC, supporting clients during the set-up and reorganisation of their regulated entities in Luxembourg (in particular investment fund managers, investment firms and specialised professionals of the financial sector). She helps these clients to improve internal governance (e.g. conflict of interest management) and to comply with applicable laws and regulations (e.g. MiFID II, as well as automatic exchanges of information under FATCA, CRS and DAC 6).

Specialising in data protection matters, Bénédicte has assisted numerous clients from financial and non-financial sectors with data protection concerns. She also serves as an external Data Protection Officer for several companies.

Bénédicte is speaker in various training programmes offered by Arendt Institute (including on data protection, MiFID II and conflicts of interest), and is a member of ALFI’s data protection and FATCA/CRS working groups.

Bénédicte is a graduate of the ESCP-EAP business school in Paris, and is CIPM certified (Certified Information Privacy Manager) by the IAPP.

Languages: English, French.