Christian Hunt

Founder and CEO

Christian is the founder of Human Risk, a Behavioural Science led Consulting and Training Firm, specialising in the fields of Risk, Compliance, Conduct and Ethics.

He was formerly a Managing Director at UBS where he was Head of Behavioural Science (BeSci), a role created specifically for him, following his innovative deployment of BeSci within the Risk function. Christian joined the Firm in Compliance and Operational Risk Control (C&ORC), leading C&ORC globally for UBS Asset Management and for the EMEA region of the Firm as a whole.

Prior to joining UBS, he was Chief Operating Officer of the UK Prudential Regulation Authority, a subsidiary of the Bank of England responsible for regulating financial services. Christian was Head of Department in International Banking Supervision at the PRA and FSA.

He has also been a Principal in a Family Office and held a number of roles at Deutsche Bank within Investment Banking and Central Management. Christian began his career at Arthur Andersen. He is a Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of England & Wales, a Fellow of the Royal Society of Arts and holds an MA from the University of Oxford, Christian is the host of the Human Risk podcast, presents on the Human Risk YouTube channel and blogs and tweets regularly about BeSci and Risk related issues at and @humanriskblog.