Lorraine Waters

Chief Data Officer


Lorraine joined Solidatus in May 2021 as the Company’s first Chief Data Officer. With an esteemed career in Financial Services and data management, she was most recently Chief Data Officer for Global Compliance, Financial Crime and Regulatory Compliance at HSBC, where she successfully implemented the Solidatus solution and quickly became an advocate for its capabilities. As one of the industry’s preeminent and most sought after thought leaders in data management, Lorraine helps to lead in the development and enhancement of the Solidatus product to ensure it is continuously supporting customers’ on their data journey. Lorraine plays a pivotal role in educating and developing the Solidatus team and clients, as well as the industry as a whole about the benefits of data lineage and a lineage-first approach. As a pioneer in her field, Lorraine has been awarded many accolades, including CDO of the year in 2018 and CDO Magazine’s Global Data Power Women in 2020. As well as a deep passion for all things data, Lorraine also commits much of her free time acting as a Trustee on the Board of The Hygiene Bank - a UK charity created to eliminate hygiene poverty - and a volunteer data advisor to the CEO and Senior Leadership Group of The Trussell Trust, the UK’s largest food bank charity.