Wendy Phillis was named managing director, governance and regulatory solutions, Europe and Asia-Pacific at RBC Investor & Treasury Services, said a spokeswoman.
The position is new and Ms. Phillis joined Aug. 1. The governance and regulatory solutions group helps the asset servicing firm and its clients in managing risk, meeting their regulatory obligations and strategic objectives.
"(Ms. Phillis') experience and deep industry knowledge will be of significant value as we navigate and manage the evolving regulatory landscape," said Andrea Horton, global head of governance and regulatory solutions in a news release. "(Her) expertise will also be of critical importance in ensuring our services continue to support our clients' needs against the backdrop of regulatory change."
Ms. Phillis was group chief risk and compliance officer at ICAP, said the release.