MENLO PARK, Calif.
April 2, 2014
has joined the
Charlotte, North Carolina
office of Protiviti (
), a global consulting firm, as a managing director focused on regulatory matters in the firm's Risk and Compliance practice.
Christensen has nearly 30 years of professional experience and is an expert in regulatory compliance, anti-money laundering, Bank Secrecy Act compliance and the Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act (FATCA). He also has strong technical knowledge across a broad range of regulatory areas including banking, capital markets, insurance and trust.
Prior to joining Protiviti, Christensen was vice president and head of the compliance practice for Capgemini Financial Services and also led the Compliance Center of Excellence in
. From 1989 through 2011, he worked for Bank of America, where he served as a managing director and corporate compliance executive managing global compliance programs for several large organizations within the bank. Previously, he was a managing director and the chief operating officer at Banc of America Equity Partners.
Christensen earned a law degree from
Golden Gate University
Law School, a master of business administration degree from the Kellogg School of Management at
, and a bachelor of arts degree from
University of the Pacific
. He was admitted to the
bar in 1985.
) is a global consulting firm that helps companies solve problems in finance, technology, operations, governance, risk and internal audit, and has served more than 35 percent of FORTUNE 1000
and FORTUNE Global 500
companies. Protiviti and its independently owned Member Firms serve clients through a network of more than 70 locations in over 20 countries. The firm also works with smaller, growing companies, including those looking to go public, as well as with government agencies.
Protiviti is a wholly owned subsidiary of
(NYSE: RHI). Founded in 1948,
is a member of the S&P 500 index.
Protiviti is not licensed or registered as a public accounting firm and does not issue opinions on financial statements or offer attestation services.