Karen Wade

Karen Wade

Vice President

T +1 345 814 4554
M +1 345 936 4554
E karen.wade@walkersglobal.com

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Karen Wade is based in the Cayman Islands office where she is a Vice President of Walkers Compliance.

Prior to joining Walkers, Karen worked as a Policy Analyst in the Anti-Money Laundering Unit in the Attorney-General's Chambers, Portfolio of Legal Affairs, Cayman Islands Government, where she was responsible for critical review and update of the National Risk Assessment, including in-depth review of sector-specific reports, as well as reviewing drafts of the Mutual Evaluation document. Karen has worked for more than 12 years in Cayman’s financial services industry as a Director and Associate Legal Counsel with the fund administration subsidiary of a major bank, where she was instrumental in setting up its corporate services division. She has also worked elsewhere in the Caribbean in senior management positions.

Bachelor of Laws (Honours), University of the West Indies
Legal Education Certificate, Norman Manley Law School
Associate of the Chartered Insurance Institute
Notary Public of the Cayman Islands

Member and Secretary, Executive Committee, Cayman Islands Red Cross