Compliance Jobs Report: June 7

The Compliance Jobs Report this week delivers big news from FedEx, plus other personnel gossip at Heico Cos., Petrofac, Walmart, ONO Pharma, and lots more. We also note the passing of an antitrust compliance thinker; have job leads in biotech, auto manufacturing, and food service; and our Meme of the Week.

Always remember that we need your help to make the Report work, so send me some news! You can easily find updates from your LinkedIn contacts by visiting the My Network tab on your own profile and then checking the Stay in Touch option at the top of that page. 

We also take any other gossip you might have, even confidentially. If you have a tip to pass along, email me at [email protected] or find me on LinkedIn.

Compliance Jobs Report

This week we begin with news that Justin Ross has shipped out of FedEx, where he had been chief compliance officer for nearly five years. Ross is moving south to food giant Sysco, where he will also be chief compliance officer. 

Netsai Massetti has a new job too; she’s been hired by Pró, a fintech firm that caters to Latino consumers, as chief compliance officer. Massetti previously worked at as senior director and head of GRC technology. 

Heico Cos. has hired Margaret Dolan as senior director of corporate investigations and employee relations. Dolan comes to the construction conglomerate from Kontoor Brands, where she had been director of global compliance.

Anders Meex Hvashovd just signed up as interim chief compliance officer for Petrofac, the energy services giant based in London. Hvashovd had previously been chief compliance officer at Seadrill until the start of this year. 

Food business Ingredion (known by the way cooler name Corn Products International until 2012) has promoted Tina Green from IT compliance manager to senior digital IT risk and compliance manager. 

Oooh, Walmart Connect, the advertising wing of the Walmart empire, finally filled that senior manager for “speciality compliance and ethics” role we noted earlier this year. The winning candidate is Danielle Maglente, who previously worked at SharpenCX as compliance counsel. I still don’t know exactly what this specialty compliance job entails, but the title sounds cool.

DOWC, an insurance services firm, has hired Claudia Saavedra as a level II compliance specialist. Saavedra joins the New Jersey-based firm from Crowe, where she had been a senior consultant since 2021.

United Texas Bank Dallas has hired Edward Mobolaji as vice president of internal audit and head of enterprise risk. Mobolaji is another departee from Crowe, where he had been a financial services manager for two years. 

Logistics giant DB Schenker has promoted Francisco Chávez from trade compliance manager to customs and trade compliance director. He’s based in Mexico.

Also in Mexico, Renata Cruz has been hired as regional compliance manager for GE Vernova, the power generation business of the GE empire. Cruz comes to Vernova from Upfield, a food business headquartered in Amsterdam, where she had also been regional compliance officer. 

Amanda Burand has joined California Specialty Pharmacy as vice president of compliance. She comes to the company after 16 years at Walgreens, most recently as a compliance officer for pharmacy operations.

Tracy E. Tracy has been hired by Healthmine to be vice president of compliance.  She previously worked as chief compliance officer at Cureatr, a health technology startup. 

HBL, one of the largest banks in Pakistan, has promoted Muhammad Saad Khan from manager of retail operational risk to manager of compliance and global conduct.

JPMorgan Chase has moved Maria Klikfeld into a new role as vice president of compliance and risk management. Klikfeld previously was a vice president in JPM’s corporate banking division.

Abbott has promoted Karen Cameron from compliance and supplier auditor to IT audit manager. 

Iron Mountain has promoted Kimberly Diener from IT audit manager to senior manager for global internal audit. Diener has been with the information storage giant since last year. 

Tracy Chen has joined Portland General Electric (which is a utilities company in Oregon, not a GE subsidiary) as a corporate compliance analyst. Chen after a decade spent mostly at Wells Fargo, most recently as a senior business execution consultant. 

Clarence Kng has joined Fraxtor Singapore, a fractional real estate business based there, as a risk and compliance officer. Kng previously worked at consulting firm Egon Zehnder as an associate consultant. 

K2 Space Corp., a defense contractor and satellite manufacturer, has hired Akshay Finney as a security compliance specialist. Finney previously worked at Zoom for two years, most recently as team lead for security and compliance engineering.

In Connecticut, Evernorth Health Services has hired Besty Landers as compliance director for shared services. Landers previously worked at Cigna Healthcare for more than 20 years, most recently as a project director.

And ONO Pharma just hired Gerard Leeman as senior director of compliance. Leeman comes to the company after five years at Merck, where most recently he had been global head of compliance for the pharma giant’s life science and performative materials divisions.


Sad news that Anne Riley, a long-time and well-known consultant in antitrust compliance, died suddenly last week at the age of 63

Ann Barrett is celebrating five years as internal audit manager at MillerCoors in Milwaukee. 

Bianca Buys is celebrating one year at Rand Merchant Bank in South Africa, where she is compliance manager. 

Tim Feher just hit one year as chief compliance officer at Agilon Health in St. Louis.

Tanvi Nagpal is celebrating one year at Microsoft as a compliance program manager. 

Abhishek Ratna is celebrating 10 years as head of compliance for S&P Global Ratings’ India operations. 

Open Req Orders

Gilead Sciences is hiring an executive director of ethics and compliance investigations. Job is based in Foster City, Calif. (that’s the Bay Area), with a salary range of $255,000 to $330,000. 

Toyota North America is looking for a global compliance manager for anti-corruption. Job is based in Plano, Texas, so of course there’s no salary range listed.

Mom’s Meals, a meal delivery service based in Iowa, is looking for a chief compliance officer. Job is based in suburban Des Moines. No salary range listed; the recruitment firm WittKieffer is handling the placement. 

Compliance Meme of the Week

That’s all for this week’s report.

As always, if you have a tip or want to brag about your new job, promotion, career milestone, or anything else, email me at [email protected] or find me on LinkedIn. I’m always happy to give credit to the many hard-working people here in our corner of the business universe.

Leave a Comment

You must be logged in to post a comment.