Mr. Andrew Strachan

Mr. Andrew Strachan

Inspector, Compliance Commission, The Bahamas

Andrew Strachan has over 25 years of experience in international private banking and compliance at Clariden Leu Nassau Branch and Credit Suisse Bahamas. Andrew has held senior positions – Senior Vice President, Portfolio Manager, Relationship Manager and Deputy to the Managing Director at Clariden Leu, Vice President Portfolio Manager at Credit Suisse and has studied and trained in the United States, England, Canada and Switzerland. Mr. Strachan has also completed Assessor training, by the Caribbean Financial Action Task Force (CFATF) and Financial Action Task Force (FATF) standards training. Andrew is presently the Inspector of the Compliance Commission of The Bahamas and designated certain duties of The Competent Authority with responsibility for the operation of the exchange of information for the Foreign Accounts Tax Compliance Act, 2015 (FATCA) purposes, Country by Country Reporting (CbC) and Common Reporting Standard (CRS). Mr. Strachan has served on a number of public and private boards, financial organizations, and advisory committees in The Bahamas, including the Bahamas Financial Services Board and the Investment Committee of The National Insurance. Mr. Strachan is a past president of the CFA Society The Bahamas and currently Chairman of the Bahamas International Securities Exchange (BISX).


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