STTF Member

Noel Brandt
VP AML/CTF Compliance Systems & Head of Compliance Analytics
Western Union

Noel Brandt is the Global Head of Compliance Systems and Analytics at Western Union. In this role, Noel is responsible for AML/CFT compliance systems, sanctions compliance, filtering systems, compliance data science, analytics, design and modeling.

Prior to his current role, Noel was the Vice President of Risk Assessment and Strategy at Western Union, where he played a lead role in the Compliance Risk Assessment processes. Noel has over 15 years of Compliance experience and has held various positions related to transaction monitoring, investigation, analytics, research and system strategy.

Noel has been awarded and has pending applications for United States Patents within the Compliance and technology space. Noel holds graduate degrees in Accounting and Finance, as well as International Business from Regis University. He also holds a Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration, summa cum laude. Noel is certified by the Association of Certified Anti-Money Laundering Specialist (“ACAMS”).