SRP Federal Credit Union welcomes Mr. Luis Alejandro as Chief Internal Audit Officer and Vice President. Mr. Alejandro comes to SRP FCU with extensive senior level experience in the financial services industry, with positions primarily in internal auditing, regulatory compliance, and a combination of retail and back-office banking operations.
Mr. Alejandro hails from San Juan, Puerto Rico, where he spent almost 25 years in publicly traded commercial banks which had over eight billion dollars in assets. His career began at Ernst & Young in their audit division.
In October 2015, he moved to Florida to join Launch Federal Credit Union (formerly Space Kennedy Center FCU) as the leader of internal audit. Three years later he assumed the same role at Partners Federal Credit Union, the credit union for employees and cast members of The Walt Disney Company (Disney) before joining SRP FCU.
In his role as Chief Internal Officer, Mr. Alejandro will lead the independent, objective assurance and consulting activity designed to add value and improve the quality and effectiveness of internal control, risk management, and governance processes, thereby protecting the organization and its reputation. He reports directly to the Supervisory Committee designated by the Board of Directors and works closely with the management team in positioning internal audit as a business partner and trusted advisor.
Mr. Alejandro graduated magna cum laude from the University of Puerto Rico, earning a bachelor’s degree in Business Administration, with a major in Accounting. He is both a Certified Public Accountant and a Certified Information Systems Auditor.