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Brian G. Clark

Senior Manager, Fianancial Services
Brian Clark is a Senior Manager in EY’s Quantitative Advisory Services team where he co-leads the consumer compliance analytics practice and plays a key role in the firm’s AI/ML governance practice.  Brian’s primary focus is using analytical techniques to assess consumer decisioning for fairness, particularly evolving these assessments when considering sophisticated models like machine learning.  He assists clients in developing new ways to test for disparate impact and fairness, using innovative approaches which consider the level of model complexity while also balancing the impact of the speed to market in implementing the models.

Brian also actively drives the design of future state model risk management frameworks which can accommodate the unique risks present in these types of models from a safety and soundness perspective. In addition, he leverages these techniques in finding ways to bring efficiency to, and potentially improve accuracy of, compliance routines.

Prior to his focus on machine learning models, Brian has always provided analytical support to risk management functions, across each of market, credit and compliance risks. Some examples have included building derivative valuation models, validating loan loss reserve models, and providing various fair lending analytics support. Brian attended James Madison University where he obtained a BS in each of the fields of Quantitative Finance, Mathematics, and Economics and is a CFA Charterholder.