Brian O’Malley is Boston Consulting Group's global leader for non-financial risk. He advises financial institutions on risk management and compliance, and has worked across a variety of risk topics including cyber, financial crimes, compliance, credit, fraud, operational risk, enterprise risk management, and risk organization design.

Brian's recent client work includes a digital transformation of collections, financial crimes remediation, transformation of an operational risk organization, and fraud reduction. He is also in charge of BCG's global operational risk benchmarking. Brian has led seminars on third-party risk for American Banker and on handling fraud and cyber risk for BITS. He has published BCG articles on operational risk, compliance, and cybersecurity.

Prior to joining BCG, Brian was a VP of Operational Risk and Compliance at Wells Fargo.


  • MBA, Kellogg School of Management, Northwestern University
  • Instituto Tecnológico Autónomo de México, Fulbright Scholar
  • BA, Rice University
  • CAMS-certified anti-money laundering specialist


  • Fulbright Scholar