Brian Costello

Brian is responsible for compliance and open banking strategy at, a global audit technology platform that leverages Open Banking to solve complex high-profile issues in the audit industry.  At Circit, Brian oversees the firm’s regulated activities as well as helps spearhead its global expansion.

Prior to Circit, Brian ran the Technical Standards portfolio at the Smart Data Foundry in Edinburgh. He had a number of roles at Envestnet Yodlee for twelve years before that, including global data strategy, governance, compliance, security and privacy.

Brian maintains a number of industry credentials.  He is a trusted advisor and industry thought leader to USA, UK and Australian regulators, policy makers and standard bodies, and global commercial organizations.  He is a regular author, contributor, panelist and presenter on topics related to risk, privacy, security and data governance.