Chief Risk Officer
As chief risk officer for CoBank, Tim Curran oversees the bank’s risk management framework, including significant policies and practices, and leadership on overall risk governance and mitigation in areas including credit, operational, asset/liability, market, liquidity, fraud & anti-money laundering, enterprise security and reputational risk.
Mr. Curran joined CoBank in 2017 with more than 30 years of experience in the financial services and commodity markets, having worked and lived on three continents. Previously, he served as the head of Risk Management for the Treasury and Trade Solutions (TTS) business at Citigroup, one of the world’s largest financial institutions. Additional senior roles at Citigroup included chief risk officer for Citi Holdings and head of Global Market and Credit Risk for Global Commodities Trading and the Power, Energy, Chemicals, Mining and Metals Global Industry (credit) Risk Management Group. Prior to joining Citigroup in 2003, he worked in risk management and other leadership roles for FleetBoston Financial Corp., BankBoston (now Bank of America) and Cargill.
He earned both a bachelor’s and master’s degree in finance from Boston College and holds the Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) designation. Additionally, he received an ROTC scholarship and commission as an officer in the U.S. Army.