Mike Richards is Executive Vice President and General Auditor at State Street Corporation.
Prior to joining State Street in June 2014, Mr. Richards was a partner at Ernst & Young and was responsible for managing E&Y’s Banking Capital Markets practice in the US. Prior to Ernst & Young, he was a partner at Arthur Andersen. Mr. Richards has 30 years’ experience in auditing public financial services companies and in providing advisory services, including risk management, regulatory compliance, finance and transaction advisory services/due diligence services to clients in the global banking and financial services industry.
Mr. Richards was a member of Ernst & Young’s America’s Ethics Oversight Board and has actively supported various non-profit boards and charitable organizations over the past years, including City Year, Court Appointed Special Advocates, Boston Partners in Education and others. He is a Certified Public Accountant and a member of the AICPA.