Armstrong Wolfe Partners

Armstrong Wolfe is a global financial services advisory firm focused on the office of the Chief Operating Officer.

Armstrong Wolfe Partners (AWP) is the consulting division of Armstrong Wolfe, focused on providing project management and execution services to the COO and within business management, 1LoD and 2LoD.  It is led by industry practitioners who previously held senior leadership roles at global banks and have successful track records in change management.  AWP play an important role as part of the Armstrong Wolfe executive leadership team, further ensuring Armstrong Wolfe remains the trusted partner to the COO community.

Our service provisions are based upon the following:

  • Interim Management

  • Staff Augmentation

  • Program Management

  • Target Operating Model Design and Implementation

  • 1LoD Controls Design and Implementation

  • Strategic Business Advisory

  • Human Capital (see below)


Areas of Expertise  

  • Business Strategy

  • Governance

  • Surveillance and Supervision

  • Risk Management

  • 1LoD Controls

  • Client Engagement and Experience

  • KYC & Onboarding

  • Digitization and Data Transformation

  • Regulatory Change and Assurance

  • Outsourcing and Low Cost Location Strategy

  • Investigations

  • Vendor Management

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Our Mission: To establish Armstrong Wolfe Partners as a trusted partner, so we can support our clients as they drive their businesses forward in a sustainable way.


Armstrong Wolfe Partners (AWP) is a business solutions firm that is led by industry practitioners who have successful track records in managing change and run-the-bank operations across multiple regions.

Importantly, our team has extensive leadership experience as COOs, CCOs, Business Owners, Infrastructure Heads and Board Directors.


Given our practical hands on experience, we share your perspective and we appreciate your macro and micro concerns. We have owned regional and global programs of work - from design through delivery - and understand the impact of change on all parts of the organisation. Lastly, our previous roles have helped us develop meaningful relationships across experienced industry practitioners, service providers, regulatory bodies and industry associations, which increases the value we bring to our client engagements.

Our Values  

  • We place our client’s interests first

  • We operate with integrity and transparency

  • We are committed to excellence and innovation

  • We take responsibility for our actions


Our COVID-19 crisis management response

An interview with Joe Norena

Harvard business School (HBS)

Crisis Management for Leaders

Jeff Fernandez

& Larry List

Assessing the New Normal

Brian Halligan


Technology & Innovation - interview with Galaxy Sciences

An interview with 

Gordon Grant

Gender Equity and Our Collective Response to COVID-19

POV offered by 

Maurice Evlyn-Bufton


The case for no change in WFH until January 2021

POV offered by 

Larry List


Surveillance Advisory 

The business case for advancing the Surveillance Strategy now