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Peter Barnes

Director of Career Services and Lecturer, M.S. in Enterprise Risk Management Program; Principal & Risk Management Consultant, Anthemion Capital Management LLC

Peter C. Barnes has over 30 years of experience in the Financial Services Industry mainly in Risk, Audit and Finance, as well as in client facing roles in Corporate and Investment Banking. He has experienced many facets of risk management during his career including Market, Credit and Operational.

Peter is also an independent Risk Management Consultant to global financial institutions. Previously, he was Head of Control Assurance, Americas, Chief Control Office, Barclays Bank PLC, .where he focused on providing control testing and assurance services to the U.S. Markets, Banking, and Cards businesses. .

Peter has led Internal Audit and Operational Risk teams at RBC Capital Markets in New York City where he was a Corporate Banker, Internal Auditor, and Risk Manager in prior roles.​​​​​​.

Peter is looking forward to engaging with students by bringing real-life examples into the classroom, which will enhance group discussions and learning.

Peter holds CPA (Ontario), CFA and FRM designations.


  • M.B.A., John Molson School of Business, Concordia University
  • B.A.A., Ecole des Hautes Etudes Commerciales, Université de Montréal