Ann Davidson

Ann Davidson

Vice President, Risk Consulting

Experience and Credentials

As a well-known expert in risk control and risk management products, Ann has developed an impressive list of achievements and accreditations in the financial industry:

  • Consideration as one of the nation’s premier authorities on fraud risk mitigation in the financial space
  • Contributions to numerous articles in accredited financial publications
  • Keynote speaker at hundreds of conferences and training seminars nation-wide on a variety of risk management topics, such as consumer fraud, forgery, and scam prevention
  • Progressive research and analysis of emerging risks for development of new financial products
  • Creation of informational resources and training materials for credit unions on the subject of risk assessment and prevention
  • Over 40 years of diverse experience in the financial industry, including positions in claims, pensions, underwriting, and loss prevention
  • Active member of the International Association of Financial Crimes Investigators and the Wisconsin Automated Clearing House Association

Role at Allied Solutions

In her role at Allied, Ann uses her consulting expertise to help financial institutions manage risk and ensure their financial soundness using a variety of methods:

  • Review policies and procedures of our clients to determine their efficiencies in risk control
  • Work directly with our clients to help them better control risk and reduce claims activity 
  • Educate and lend expertise to our underwriters to help them to develop unique coverage
  • Publish documents and white papers to assist our clients with high risk exposure
  • Create training tools and reference articles on implementation of risk control features in the areas of plastic card fraud, payment systems, and remote banking
  • Organize educational programs on risk management in all regions for our clients to attend 
  • Attend industry conferences as a key note speaker on risk management