United States

McGladrey Names Victor Samuel National Leader, Regulatory Compliance/Risk Advisory Services


New York,

McGladrey LLP, the nation's largest provider of assurance, tax and consulting services focused on the middle market, recently announced Victor Samuel as the National Leader for Regulatory Compliance, Risk Advisory Services.

Victor will be responsible for building the regulatory compliance practice for McGladrey's Risk Advisory Services line. His focus will be on managing strategic initiatives and all aspects of the national practice development in regulatory compliance. Victor will be based in the firm's New York office.

"Victor brings to McGladrey and our clients a wealth of experience in strengthening compliance and control environments within financial institutions," said Rob Kastenschmidt, National Leader, Risk Advisory Services for McGladrey. "During his twenty years of experience in the industry, Victor has held senior executive roles as a legal and compliance leader for various financial institutions. His subject matter expertise will help us to better leverage industry best practices and articulate regulatory expectations on behalf of our clients."

"I am excited about joining McGladrey's team of client centric professionals," said Victor. "McGladrey is uniquely positioned to deliver best-in-class regulatory compliance services through its national network of dedicated professionals. I am looking forward to preparing the stage from which we can continue our aggressive growth and investment in regulatory compliance."

Victor is a member of the New York State Bar Association and is a frequent speaker and expert panelist on BSA/AML issues and Compliance Management Systems. He holds a J.D. with a concentration in securities law from Brooklyn Law School. He also holds an M.B.A. in finance and investments from Baruch College, Graduate School of Business and a B.A. in political science and comparative literature from Hunter College.

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