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Encompass appoints Cheri Burns as PR & Corporate Communications Director

Encompass Corporation, the leading provider of dynamic Know Your Customer (KYC) process automation, has appointed industry veteran Cheri Burns as PR & Corporate Communications Director to oversee media relations.

Burns will be responsible for the development and execution of Encompass’ global PR and communications strategy, including overseeing analyst and influencer relations with leading trade bodies and industry figures.

Prior to joining Encompass, Burns held key editorial positions at national newspapers including The Daily Record and The Herald, as well as BBC Sport Scotland, before managing the publications stream for the Glasgow 2018 European Championships.

Cheri Burns, PR & Corporate Communications Director at Encompass Corporation, saidI’m delighted to take on the role of PR & Corporate Communications Director at Encompass, leading media relations for such a forward-thinking organization.

“Encompass has a crucial role to play in important global issues including the fight against financial crime and driving diversity and inclusion and development in the workplace, so I’m excited to continue to share our values and insights with the media.

“Strong and purposeful communication is a must within both the technology and financial services industries, helping to boost awareness and conversation around topical subjects, as well as highlight innovative solutions to support businesses and promote collaboration.

Magalie Pimentel, VP Marketing at Encompass Corporation, commented“Cheri’s extensive and varied background in public relations, combined with her deep understanding of the RegTech landscape, makes her an invaluable part of our organization.

“With Cheri’s passion and ability to shape brand narratives that resonate with our target audiences, we are confident in our ability to effectively communicate our vision, values and innovation globally.”

Leading global banks and financial institutions, including Wolfsberg Group members, rely on Encompass’ award-winning platform to automate the KYC search process and build real-time digital KYC profiles of their customers in minutes, as opposed to hours or days.

By streamlining complex manual processes, Encompass enables regulated firms to deliver revenue faster, drive operational efficiency and demonstrate consistent compliance.


About Encompass

Encompass enables firms to deliver revenue faster, drive operational efficiency and demonstrate consistent compliance with dynamic KYC process automation.

Our award-winning platform, unrivaled data connections and industry expertise help clients to create and maintain real-time digital risk profiles of everyone they do business with.

Our customers include leading global banks and financial institutions, including Wolfsberg Group members. We have strategic alliances with a range of trusted data, technology and consulting partners, enabling a seamless integration of Encompass into existing workflows and systems.

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