SOURCE: Netherby Advisors LLC

Netherby Advisors LLC

July 15, 2011 09:38 ET

Industry Expert Mark Williams Joins Netherby Advisors as Head of Family Office and Risk Management Services

WESTPORT, CT--(Marketwire - Jul 15, 2011) - Netherby Advisors LLC, a provider of innovative operational solutions and consulting services to the wealth management industry, announced today that Mark T. Williams has joined the firm as Partner responsible for Family Office and Risk Management Services. In this role, Mark will lead the Risk Management practice targeting Family Offices, Hedge Funds and High Net Worth Financial Advisors in the areas of enterprise risk management, operational risk and control, data security and portfolio risk management.

Mark is a nationally recognized risk management expert in the financial services industry and currently on the Finance Faculty of Boston University. Prior to joining BU, Mark held positions as a trust officer, a Federal Reserve Bank examiner and a senior executive for a major trading company. Mark is a frequent commentator for national print and TV media and the author of Uncontrolled Risk: The Lessons of Lehman Brothers and How Systemic Risk Can Still Bring Down the World Financial System. Mark has appeared on CNN, Fox News and Bloomberg and his writings have appeared in the Financial Times,,, Bloomberg and the Boston Globe.

Fred T. Busk III, Founder and Managing Partner of Netherby Advisors LLC, stated, "I am delighted to welcome Mark to the Netherby team. Mark's substantial expertise in the areas of financial and operational risk management and his deep understanding of the implications of the evolving economic and regulatory environment on sophisticated investors and the firm's that serve them will be of great value to our clients. Mark has the rare combination of keen insights and pragmatism to help identify both the issue at hand and practical options for managing risk."

Commenting on joining Netherby, Mark Williams said, "I look forward to expanding the arsenal of risk management tools and services offered to existing and prospective high net worth clientele. Netherby's size allows us to provide personalized service and remain focused on providing sophisticated wealth solutions for complex markets."

Mark Williams' commentary on the risk management industry can be found at

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