Ms. Barendse serves as Senior Vice President, Head of USA for AML Rightsource. Ms. Barendse has over 20 years of experience in Financial Crime Compliance. A seasoned expert, Ms. Barendse has built all facets of BSA/AML programs, managed large regulatory remediation efforts and lead teams at global financial institutions. She served as Deputy AML Officer for Societe Generale in the US during a time of intense growth and was a long-time senior member of the Financial Crime Compliance team at Goldman Sachs, where among various leading roles, Ms. Barendse managed the early efforts in developing the firm’s KYC program.

Ms. Barendse received her Master of Business Administration from NYU and a Master’s Degree in Chinese Language and Cultures from Leiden University in the Netherlands. Ms. Barendse also is a Certified Anti-Money Laundering Specialist (CAMS). A native of the Netherlands, Ms. Barendse resides in Westchester, NY with her husband and two sons.