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September 20, 2016
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CSC Names Ian McConnel to Chief Risk and Compliance OfficerAppointed to oversee international risk and compliance
WILMINGTON, Del.—Corporation Service Company® (CSC®) names Ian McConnel chief risk and compliance officer, responsible for overseeing the company’s international risk management and regulatory compliance.
McConnel joined CSC in 2014 as assistant general counsel and director of Government Affairs. During his tenure, he has managed and developed CSC’s government relations efforts and provided legal guidance to the company’s business units. In addition, Ian has helped the organization implement more robust and comprehensive crisis and risk management protocols and increased compliance and anti-fraud measures across the organization.
“As CSC has expanded our operations in the United States and abroad, we maintain a heightened focus on compliance with changing and complex regulations and laws. We are committed to our strong reputation and leading role in the industry. Ian’s background and experience make him uniquely suited to carry out this mission, and we are pleased that he’ll be overseeing our international risk and compliance,” says George Massih, chief legal officer and general counsel for CSC.
McConnel began his legal career as an associate at the Wilmington, Delaware, law firm of Morris, Nichols, Arsht & Tunnel. He then served at the Delaware Department of Justice in a number of senior leadership roles, including director of the Consumer Protection and Fraud Division, state solicitor, and ultimately, chief deputy attorney general for Attorney General Beau Biden.
McConnel has a Bachelor of Arts in East Asian Studies with a concentration in Japanese from Middlebury College, and holds a Juris Doctorate from Boston College Law School. McConnel was commissioned as an infantry officer in the U.S. Marine Corps and deployed overseas as the executive officer of troops aboard the USS Ashland. He is admitted to the Delaware bar.
Corporation Service Company® (CSC®) is a dynamic, high-growth company headquartered in Wilmington, Delaware. We provide matter management, corporate compliance, and trustee services for companies and law firms worldwide; digital brand services for top global brands; and due diligence and transactional services for the world’s largest financial institutions. Founded more than a century ago, our company is dedicated to making your business easier, less risky, and more profitable, wherever it’s done. To learn more about CSC, visit www.cscglobal.com