Sara Brunsdon-McVeigh


Sara is a financial crime specialist with 18 years’ experience within the financial services industry.

She is currently the Head of Financial Crime Prevention (UK) for SEB, where she is responsible for local implementation of the first line financial crime programme.

Sara’s previous experience was gained within the second line financial crime compliance functions of global banks, and within global consultancy practices. She has held roles as the global lead for Anti-Tax Evasion, and regional lead for AML Advisory and Anti-Bribery and Corruption, in addition to heading regional FIU and regulatory development programmes.

She has held multiple MLRO positions, and led the implementation and embedding of end-to-end financial crime programmes.

Sara is a Chartered Accountant and Certified Anti-Money Laundering Specialist.





Sara Brunsdon-McVeigh
Head of Financial Crime Prevention for the UK