Edward Longridge is Managing Director of Bates AML and Financial Crimes. Based in New York City, Ed brings nearly 20 years of distinguished experience as an AML Compliance and Financial Crimes leader at major multinational financial institutions. Mr. Longridge served as the Chief AML Officer at Oppenheimer & Co. Inc., responsible for rebuilding and managing the firm’s AML, Financial Crimes and Sanctions programs. Prior to Oppenheimer, Ed oversaw Citigroup’s OneKYC program in the Mexico and Latin America regions and served as Head of AML Compliance for Deutsche Bank – Private Wealth Management in New York, as well as working for Morgan Stanley and Salomon Smith Barney in London. At Bates Group, Edward Longridge leads the AML and Financial Crimes practice, providing AML/financial crimes and regulatory response consulting, fraud investigations and forensic accounting services, and white-collar crime consultation and testimony support.