STEPHEN RICHARDSON

Senior Vice President and Chief Compliance Officer

Stephen Richardson serves as Senior Vice President and Chief Compliance Officer. Prior to joining the Company, he served the Federal Bureau of Investigation over a 20-year decorated career, most recently as the Assistant Director of the FBI’s Criminal Investigative Division in Washington.

During his tenure at the FBI, Mr. Richardson held a number of positions in which he developed and implemented strategies and procedures to directly identify and mitigate criminal and cyber threats specifically related to financial crimes, foreign corruption, money laundering and illicit finance.

Mr. Richardson is a Board Member of the National Center for Missing and Exploited Children and was honored by the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation with the Medal of Valor for Heroism. He holds a bachelor’s degree from East Tennessee State University and an MBA from Duke University Fuqua School of Business.