Lara Warner is the Group Chief Risk Officer and a member of the Executive Boards of Credit Suisse Group AG and Credit Suisse AG, based in Zurich. In her role as Group Chief Risk Officer, Lara Warner oversees Credit Suisse's global risk management framework for identifying, analyzing and mitigating internal and external risks. In this independent function, the mandate provides for a holistic shaping of Credit Suisse's risk profile. From 2015 to early 2019, Lara Warner was the Chief Compliance and Regulatory Affairs Officer (CCRO) and with this role, was appointed to the Credit Suisse Executive Board. In this position, she oversaw Credit Suisse's compliance and global regulatory environment, as well as the banks' policies and controls. Lara Warner is Chair Emeritus of the Women's Leadership Board of Harvard University's John F. Kennedy School of Government. She is a Member of the Harvard Kennedy School Dean's Executive Committee, a Board Member of the Aspen Institute's Business and Society Program as well as a Member of the Board of Visitors of Smeal College, Pennsylvania State University. She holds a Bachelor of Science in Finance from Pennsylvania State University.