SAN FRANCISCO – February 27, 2017 – The Board of Directors of the Federal Home Loan Bank of San Francisco has appointed Greg Ward as Senior Vice President and Director of Internal Audit.
Mr. Ward is responsible for managing the Bank’s internal audit function. He joined the Bank in November 2013 as Vice President, Internal Audit, and was promoted to Deputy Director in June 2016. Mr. Ward has over 22 years of internal and external audit experience in the financial services industry. Before joining the Bank, he worked with Ernst & Young LLP for 12 years in its Financial Services Advisory Practice. Prior to his tenure at Ernst & Young, Mr. Ward worked in the captive insurance industry in Bermuda and for Price Waterhouse in the United Kingdom in its external audit practice. He received his B.S. from Brunel University London and is a Chartered Accountant and Certified Internal Auditor.
“The breadth and depth of Greg’s financial services industry experience have already proven to be a great asset to the Bank,” said Greg Seibly, FHLBank San Francisco President and Chief Executive Officer. “He has been highly effective in bringing best practices to our audit process, and his focus on developing and retaining top talent will ensure a high performing team.”
Federal Home Loan Bank of San Francisco
The Federal Home Loan Bank of San Francisco delivers low-cost funding and other services that help member financial institutions make home mortgage loans to people of all income levels and provide credit that supports neighborhoods and communities. The Bank also funds community programs that help members create affordable housing and promote community economic development. The Bank’s members are headquartered in Arizona, California, and Nevada and include commercial banks, credit unions, industrial loan companies, savings institutions, insurance companies, and community development financial institutions.