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Compliance Jobs Report: June 23

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We have another doozy of a Compliance Jobs Report this week. Lots of personnel turnover in the Fraud Section in the Justice Department (farewell, Hui Chen); plus compliance officer news at JBS, Crane Co., Fresenius Medical, Allergan, and elsewhere. And don’t forget, SCCE wants some lucky compliance officer to be its next CEO. I gather…

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Snell Announces SCCE Exit

Snell

Roy Snell, chief executive officer at the Society of Corporate Compliance & Ethics and the Health Care Compliance Association for 16 years, will retire in 2020. Snell announced the news on Tuesday afternoon, although rumors of his retirement had been circulating for several months. And Snell isn’t disappearing immediately, either: the plan is to bring…

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Compliance Jobs Report: June 16

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This week’s Compliance Jobs Report has new compliance officers appointed at Player’s Network, Gerson Lehrman Group, and Marvell Semiconductor. Columbia Sportswear just lost its GRC head to a software vendor, and we have some turnover in the regulatory world to report too. I gather these bits of information from LinkedIn, news alerts, and friends emailing…

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Car-Crash Governance at Uber

Uber

Even before Uber’s board met this weekend to consider putting CEO Travis Kalanick on leave, this company fascinated me. It should fascinate every compliance professional, really—since Uber demonstrates so many ways that things can go wrong through inattention to governance, ethics, and compliance. A full litany of Uber’s problems is available from a New York…

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Compliance Jobs Report: June 9

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A busy week for compliance jobs and personnel news! We have new compliance officers at Puma, MiraMed, BNP Paribas, and Alexion Pharmaceuticals. Promotions at a few other places, and compliance job openings at the Justice Department and National Commercial Vehicle. Read on… I gather these bits of information from LinkedIn, news alerts, and friends emailing…

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McFadden Eyeing DOJ Exit, Too

Trevor McFadden

The Justice Department’s top official to oversee FCPA enforcement was nominated this week to serve as a federal district judge in Virginia, yet another departure from the executive branch leaving corporate compliance officers wondering who is in charge over there. The Trump Administration nominated Trevor McFadden earlier this week to the federal district of Virginia. McFadden…

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DOJ Compliance Counsel Is Out

Hui Chen

No surprise here: the Justice Department is parting ways with its in-house compliance counsel, Hui Chen, who had raised eyebrows lately with thinly veiled attacks against Donald Trump on social media. The department began advertising Wednesday for a new compliance counsel, and confirmed to the National Law Journal that, yes, Chen is departing after 20…

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Intelligence Leaks & Internal Control

On Monday the Justice Department charged a 25-year-old woman with leaking classified intelligence to the media. Say what you will about the woman’s patriotism, brains, or motivation. Compliance and audit executives have plenty of lessons to learn in this case-study of security controls in the modern era. The woman is Reality Leigh Winner. As you…

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Compliance Jobs Report: June 2

Compliance jobs

This week we have a new senior compliance executive at Hewlett-Packard, promotions at JP Morgan, Chubb, and GSK; a new head of internal audit at Black Line; and two compliance jobs in the financial world—plus a fair bit of other personnel news and industry gossip. I gather these bits of information from LinkedIn, news alerts,…

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PCAOB Sets New Audit Report Format

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Compliance and audit executives, set your countdown clocks: a new type of audit report will be arriving at your organization three years from now. Today the Public Company Accounting Oversight Board finally adopted a new standard for the report, which will require more disclosure of “critical audit matters” that weigh on the mind of your…

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