Experienced financial services specialist expands firm’s global capabilities in technology and payments
Navigant today announced that Tanya Y. Hughes has joined Navigant’s Financial Services Advisory and Compliance (FSAC) business segment as a managing director and leader of technology enablement services in the segment’s banking, insurance, and capital markets (BICM) practice
Hughes has more than 20 years of experience in the financial services industry working with some of the largest financial services institutions in the world. With a strategic background in technology, she brings clients the cutting-edge technology solutions they rely on in today’s evolving financial landscape.
“Tanya is another great addition to our talented team with a wealth of experience and industry knowledge,” said Ellen Zimiles, managing director and leader of the FSAC segment. “She deepens our expertise in fintech, expanding our ability to provide relevant solutions to our global clientele and address the challenges they face today and in the future as businesses rapidly change to meet technological advances.”
Hughes will partner with clients to better enable technology in their businesses by providing expertise and solutions in the areas of digital, payments, core banking systems, robotic process automation, business process outsourcing, regulatory and compliance, as well as advisory consulting.
During her career, Hughes has been a trusted advisor to executive teams at large financial institutions as they undertake strategic initiatives to transform their business, operations, and technology. Many of these clients have been modernizing and consolidating their core processing, digital, and payments environments to meet the changing needs of their clients in this highly competitive marketplace. Hughes also has extensive experience working with third-party oversight and vendor risk management functions related to the enablement of new technologies.
“Our clients are facing a rapidly changing payments and technology environment and it is critical for them to be in a position to take advantage of the opportunities these changes present while also managing the risks,” said Christopher Sicuranza, managing director and co-leader of the BICM practice within FSAC. “As our clients look for industry perspective, honest advice, and leading-edge solutions, we must invest in and expand our technology enablement offering. Tanya joining the team supports our commitment to attracting and retaining exceptional talent. With an impressive background in technology and the financial services industry, Tanya is a valuable addition to our ever-growing team.”
Navigant's FSAC segment collaborates with banking, insurance, and investment management firms to enhance and streamline compliance, manage risk, safeguard reputations, and create competitive advantage.
Navigant Consulting, Inc. (NYSE: NCI) is a specialized, global professional services firm that helps clients take control of their future. Navigant’s professionals apply deep industry knowledge, substantive technical expertise, and an enterprising approach to help clients build, manage, and/or protect their business interests. With a focus on markets and clients facing transformational change and significant regulatory or legal pressures, the firm primarily serves clients in the healthcare, energy, and financial services industries. Across a range of advisory, consulting, outsourcing, and technology/analytics services, Navigant’s practitioners bring sharp insight that pinpoints opportunities and delivers powerful results. More information about Navigant can be found at navigant.com.