Prior to joining AST, Hania Abrous-McCarthy Chief Audit Executive, served as Senior Vice President, Internal Audit at Citco Fund Services, responsible for all internal audit activities and staff for the US offices. Additionally, she was responsible for all global audits of Risk Management and related areas, as well as for all training, methodology and quality assurance for the Internal Audit group. She has also worked at KPMG, both in the U.S. (New York) and in Europe (based in the Grand Duchy of Luxembourg). In leaving KPMG Luxembourg, she was Head of Fund Administration at JP Morgan in Luxembourg, which included the Financial Reporting, Legal and Domiciliation (Company Secretarial), Pricing, Corporate Actions and Static Data, and Project Departments. She is a Certified Public Accountant (New York State), a Certified Risk Management Auditor, a Certified Global Management Accountant and a Certified Internal Auditor.