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Anchor Consulting

Charting Certainty

To create lasting value while delivering superior performance is one of the toughest challenges banks face. Anchor consulting can increase your certainty in delivery, and assist the banking industry solve some of their most pervasive issues.

About Us

Meeting the compliance challenge in single and multi-jurisdictional banks, the Anchor way.

Banks today are facing rapid and irreversible changes across technology, customer behaviour and regulation. These factors, coupled with the ever changing competitive landscape, complex risk management and compliance requirements has resulted in banks facing a new set of diverse challenges and concerns.
The banking industry continuously transforms and evolves as regulation increase, technology advances, demographics change and the economy fluctuates. To remain relevant, banks must do much more than respond to changes in policy and regulation.

Banks need to be pro-active in anticipating the risks and opportunities that the megatrends will create, respond in smart ways, and adapt to the resulting changes in the industry landscape. The net effect is that the industry’s current shape and operating models are no longer sustainable into the future. It is with this view that Anchor Consulting can assist banks tackle and overcome these new challenges.

Meeting the compliance challenge in single and multi-jurisdictional banks, the Anchor way.

Banks today are facing rapid and irreversible changes across technology, customer behaviour and regulation. These factors, coupled with the ever changing competitive landscape, complex risk management and compliance requirements has resulted in banks facing a new set of diverse challenges and concerns.
The banking industry continuously transforms and evolves as regulation increase, technology advances, demographics change and the economy fluctuates. To remain relevant, banks must do much more than respond to changes in policy and regulation.

Banks need to be pro-active in anticipating the risks and opportunities that the megatrends will create, respond in smart ways, and adapt to the resulting changes in the industry landscape. The net effect is that the industry’s current shape and operating models are no longer sustainable into the future. It is with this view that Anchor Consulting can assist banks tackle and overcome these new challenges.

 

What We Do

Anchor Consulting is a leading niche banking consulting firm with an industry first team of management consultants and iconic hires, capable of delivering significant value to its clients. The team of former South African banking executives and global management consultants provide contract and turnkey services to solve some of your most complex regulatory and compliance challenges.

What makes us different?

Anchor was established to fill the gap in the market that exists between rates charged and value delivered by consulting firms – Anchor provides the right blend of experience, ability and price.

We provide leading practice expertise and experience to our clients. The team we offer has many years of banking experience at an executive level and will assist your company to restore and retain its corporate memory.

We offer senior on-the-ground presence to drive change at our clients, which ensures that we deliver real impact rather than just ‘power-point concepts’.

Team

David Harrowsmith

CEO

A former Associate Director in PwC South Africa, David brings extensive experience in a broad range of technology, process, people and programme management across all facets of banking. David’s areas of expertise and focus include experience in Strategic Sourcing, IT governance, IT and Business strategy, strategy implementation and Project Management. David led the team that developed the Banking Reference Model for PwC.
On building a business, David knows the importance of engaging the right people, aligning them to the right assignments, with the right clients.
“Building a motivated and involved team is how quality delivery is achieved.”

dharrowsmith@anchorconsulting.co.za

QA Process

The Anchor Quality Assurance process is not about catching or rectifying mistakes. It is built into all our project methodologies and is part of our commitment to our clients and our people to help maintain the excellent standards of quality we expect in the work we deliver to our clients. The engagemet lead assigned to each project is engaged from the beginning of the process to ensure goals are aligned, risks and issues managed and expectations are met.

Clients

  • Standard Bank
  • Rand Merchant Bank
  • Nedbank
Careers

Banks today are facing rapid and irreversible changes across technology, customer behaviour and regulation. These factors, coupled with the ever changing competitive landscape, complex risk management and compliance requirements has resulted in banks facing a new set of diverse challenges and concerns.

Banks today are facing rapid and irreversible changes across technology, customer behaviour and regulation. These factors, coupled with the ever changing competitive landscape, complex risk management and compliance requirements has resulted in banks facing a new set of diverse challenges and concerns.

Capabilities

Banks today are facing rapid and irreversible changes across technology, customer behaviour and regulation. These factors, coupled with the ever changing competitive landscape, complex risk management and compliance requirements has resulted in banks facing a new set of diverse challenges and concerns.

Banks today are facing rapid and irreversible changes across technology, customer behaviour and regulation. These factors, coupled with the ever changing competitive landscape, complex risk management and compliance requirements has resulted in banks facing a new set of diverse challenges and concerns.

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