Acuris Risk Intelligence Appoints APAC Managing Director to Expand its Asia Team

02 February 2018 - 12:00 am UTC

Acuris Risk Intelligence Appoints APAC Managing Director to Expand its Asia Team

Singapore, February 2018 – Acuris Risk Intelligence, an Acuris company who are industry leaders in Anti-Corruption, Anti-Money Laundering and Cybercrime, announced the appointment of Christophe Barel as Managing Director, APAC to further expand its business in Asia.

Christophe Barel joined C6 Intelligence on 15th January 2018. He will play a leading role in Acuris Risk Intelligence’s overall business development strategy in APAC and strengthen the company’s presence within the region.

“We are extremely pleased to welcome Christophe Barel on board given his extensive commercial and management experiences,” says Joel Lange, Managing Director, Acuris Risk Intelligence. “With Christophe’s knowledge in the data intelligence industry, we are confident he is the right person to lead Acuris Risk Intelligence’s Asian business, to new heights.”

Prior to Acuris Risk Intelligence, Christophe had been the APAC Sales Director at Acuris for 5 years, focusing on legal and compliance products: Policy and Regulatory Report (PaRR), Capital Profile and the Law Report Group (LRG). Before joining Acuris, he previously held positions at Capgemini, Arkadin and Altran, in Asia and Europe.

“I am looking forward to working closely with Acuris Risk Intelligence team of experts to introduce this great brand in Asia. The potential on this market is enormous and I’m very excited C6 is expanding towards anti-bribery & corruption, cybersecurity and anti-fraud on top of its core strength in AML / KYC. By leveraging Acuris Risk Intelligence’s comprehensive database of actionable intelligence, I strongly believe we are ready to offer unparalleled service to our clients,” says Christophe Barel.

Christophe Barel, recently appointed Cheryl Kwok as Sales Director APAC. Before joining, Cheryl Kwok held the position of APAC Head of Business Development for ethiXbase. Prior to that, she worked as a Regional Business Development Manager at Bureau van Dijk.