GECKO Governance and TopRiver Partners Announce Strategic Partnership

Dundalk, Co. Louth 21st December 2020 — GECKO Governance and TopRiver Partners are pleased to announce they have entered into a strategic partnership, combining GECKO’s RegTech solution and team’s expertise, to bring a much needed ESG product to the market to support EU Sustainable Finance Disclosure Regulation (SFDR) and Taxonomy regulation alignment, while generating greater efficiencies for clients.

The collaboration represents a step-change in the way both businesses address the needs of greater transparency by deploying a more forward way of thinking and a sustainable approach for the future.

“We are thrilled to be announcing our partnership with Top River Partners. At GECKO, our ethos is to build technology that will address our clients’ current and future needs, and ESG regulation is at the forefront of everyone’s mind right now. By partnering with Top River Partners, we ensure that our product offering is best in class, as we are bringing together both technology and ESG expertise to address the market need.” Michelle McGuire, CEO of GECKO Governance.

“We are delighted to announce a joint venture arrangement between TopRiver Partners who have an ESG focus and GECKO Governance who have RegTech expertise. There is an ever-growing and significant burden arising out of ESG regulation which together we will be best positioned to support our clients. We will be releasing our first product together early next year, which will support EU SFDR and Taxonomy regulation alignment while generating great efficiencies for clients. Our second product together will concentrate on CSRD. Our coming together represents a natural collaboration in the development of an optimal solution”. Muiris O’Dwyer & Jonathan McKeown Co-founders of TopRiver Partners.

About TopRiver Partners -

TopRiver Partners is a boutique financial services consultancy consisting of Independent Non-Executive Directors focused on ESG offering their services to the Irish Corporate & Funds sector. To learn more about TopRiver Partners. To learn more about TopRiver Partners, please visit:www.TopRiverPartners.com

About GECKO Governance -

GECKO Governance is an end-to-end, cloud-based workflow for financial institutions, built by subject matter experts. It allows firms to take full control of their operations and simplifies task, workflow and project management. As a RegTech system, it provides definitive solutions to meet all compliance pain-points across a multitude of financial service areas on a global basis. To learn more about GECKO Governance, please visit: www.geckogovernance.io

Providing much needed Transparency, Compliance & Accountability To The Financial Services Industry