Joshua Hoppes is a senior manager in West Monroe Partners’ Financial Services practice, based in Los Angeles. He has more than 16 years of experience applying operations, strategy, technology, and project management skills to help organizations explore innovation and achieve results.
Joshua Hoppes is an experienced strategy, operations, and client services executive focused on helping companies reach their strategic goals, expand their capabilities, and improve their efficiency. He blends deep technology expertise with financial services operational and regulatory compliance experience to help clients identify areas for growth, formulate plans, implement new systems, analyze data and metrics, drive the execution of key objectives, develop products, and solve problems.
Joshua’s broad project experience includes developing a Bank Security Act/Anti-Money Laundering (BSA/AML) knowledge management tool, managing an annual AML compliance audit, and automating processes for supporting 314(a) FinCEN requirements and for screening customer and transaction data against the OFAC sanctions and non-sanctions list. He also has coordinated several bank-wide training initiatives. He is adept at guiding complex programs and organizational change for institutions of all sizes.
Joshua joined West Monroe Partners from CAST Management Consultants, where he was a director specializing in technology and system implementation, program management, product development, operational efficiency and effectiveness, and business process review. Prior to joining CAST, he was an independent management consultant focused on helping companies formulate sustainable business models, improve operational efficiency, and implement technological solutions. He was also an executive in the internet/software industry, where he led the day-to-day operations of a software company, including the successful design and launch of multiple software products, development of key strategic partnerships, and participation in special projects.
Joshua earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Industrial Engineering from California Polytechnic State University – San Luis Obispo.