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Matthew Buskard

VP, Director, Enterprise Risk Management
Fifth Third Bank

Matt Buskard currently serves as Vice President and Enterprise Risk Management Director at Fifth Third Bank. Matt is a highly skilled, seasoned professional with roughly 20 years of experience in the financial services industry both Banking and non-Banking settings. Matt has an established track record of effectively managing people; complex domestic and non-domestic third party relationships; significant change and process implementation; third party suppliers, and has provided executive leadership in both the first and second lines of defense to ensure effective risk management as well as compliance with laws and regulations. Matt is currently responsible for oversight of Third Party Risk Management and ERM Quality Control, as well as Data Risk, Human Capital, Physical Security, and Enterprise Workplace Services at Fifth Third. Matt holds a Certified Third Party Risk Professional (CTPRP) certification through the Santa Fe Group and the Certified Regulatory Vendor Program Manager (CRVPM) Level II certification through the Compliance Education Institute.  Matt has also been a member of the Risk Management Association’s (RMA) steering committee for Third Party Risk Management since 2019 and recently joined the RMA’s Operational Risk Management Council.