“There is no other executive search firm in the country that has a person of Mitch's caliber and experience affiliated with their organization,"
The announcement also coincides with the launch of CRC’s website at: http://compliance-
Prior to launching CRC and the partnership with JW Michaels, Avnet was Senior Vice President and Chief Ethics and Compliance Officer at Lincoln Financial Group (LFG), where he had direct oversight of the company’s anti-money laundering, privacy, ethics and compliance risk management programs. Avnet also maintained responsibility for Lincoln’s entire Compliance and Ethics Technology strategic initiatives, developing and implementing a long-term strategic approach to upgrade and modernize the effectiveness and efficiency of Lincoln’s overall Compliance programs.
Throughout the course of Avnet's 20-year career in the financial services industry, he worked for top-tier investment banks, commercial banks and hedge funds such as Wachovia Capital Markets, PNC Bank and D E Shaw. For the past 12 years, Avnet has built Compliance Risk Management programs to support the manufacturing/
“CRC has a significant opportunity to change the manner in which Compliance Risk Management is integrated into organizational culture and DNA,” said Avnet. “I believe the natural synergies that exist with JW Michaels' core business give us a niche that enables us to append our service model and provide our clients with end to end best-in-class support. Jason and I share the same entrepreneurial spirit and vision. I am extremely fortunate and thrilled to join forces with the talented team at JW Michaels."
About JW Michaels
JW Michaels & Co. is a premier executive search firm dedicated to serving the specialized recruiting needs of top-tier financial services, legal, technology and business institutions. Our clients include select investment management firms, hedge funds, investment banks, law firms, and Fortune 500 companies in every industry. We pride ourselves on maintaining a selective list of clients, many of whom are referred to us through our loyal network of candidates and clients. We work in close partnership with our clients to understand their hiring needs, culture, and processes in order to deliver the best talent in the industry. We go beyond standard recruiting and act as a trusted advisor, providing market insight into our clients’ competitive landscape as well as information on hiring and compensation trends.
About Compliance Risk Concepts
CRC is a business-focused, compliance operational risk enablement company. We provide our clients with the critical skills and expertise required to establish, maintain and enhance a balanced and effective compliance and operational risk management program, evidencing and demonstrating organizational commitment to a strong risk management culture.
CRC's affiliation with JW Michaels & Co. provides both parties with access to top compliance consulting professionals to service our assignments and assist our clients with both short and long-term on site compliance needs.
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JW Michaels & Co. Media Contact
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JW MICHAELS & CO.
(212) 922-2844 ext 108