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Meet the Team

Our team has a wide range of non-financial risk management and operational resilience expertise, drawn from a selection of global financial services and consulting firms.

Our team

Kieran Maplesden


Kieran founded FourthLine 13 years ago with a vision to create a highly specialised recruitment consultancy built on knowledge. Day to day he ensures that his team are well trained, happy and enjoy what they do whilst continually innovating and enhancing the FourthLine offer.

Outside of work

Outside of work he's a busy dad of three and enjoys football and completing triathlons.

Managing Director

Daniel Waltham


Dan is responsible for building new customer relationships and creating new consulting revenue.

Owner of FourthLine's business development strategy for consulting.  He leads on customer engagement, identifying, creating and designing solutions to help our customers with risk and regulatory challenges.

Dan has over ten years of experience working with financial services businesses across regulatory change, risk management, compliance, financial crime, and data protection.



Outside of work
Away from the office, Dan has a busy family life and does whatever he is told!  He does however still find time to bore people senseless about music, sport and growing vegetables.

Jakes de Kock

Jakes is responsible for driving business growth through content-driven inbound marketing strategies. He also manages all Operational and IT requirements for the business.

Jakes has over 23 years of marketing experience, 13 at Director level. His focus during the last 16 years has been driving sales productivity within various B2B sectors in the UK, across Europe and South-East Asia.
Outside of work
Away from the office, he enjoys mountain biking, drumming and spending time with his family. He is also a passionate Springbok rugby supporter and a Liverpool FC fan.
Operations & Marketing Director

Interested in working for us?

We are always looking for new Operational Risk and Resilience consultants to join our team. Our financial services consultancy mainly focuses on the below industries.

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