Appointments Monthly archive

Feb 24, 2021
Arcutis Biotherapeutics hires CCO
Nasdaq-listed Arcutis Biotherapeutics has recruited Courtney Barton as chief compliance officer (CCO), chief of staff and chief privacy officer. Barton was previously vice president for commercial excellence and CCO at Cipla Therapeutics, a division of Cipla, USA. She began her career in the compliance and ethics field at Winn-Dixie Stores before taking on roles in the pharmaceutical and medical device industry with Bausch + Lomb, Allergan, KYTHERA, Anacor and MannK...
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Feb 23, 2021
La-Z-Boy names successor to general counsel
Furniture company La-Z-Boy is promoting Raphael Richmond, senior director of corporate compliance and employment law, to become vice president and general counsel, effective April 25. She will also hold the role of chief compliance officer (CCO). Richmond will succeed Stephen Krull, who is retiring. In a related move, Uzma Ahmad, who is at present senior director of corporate law and assistant secretary, has been appointed vice president, deputy general counsel and ...
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Feb 18, 2021
DraftKings appoints new compliance chief
DraftKings has promoted Jennifer Aguiar to become the company’s chief compliance officer (CCO), reporting directly to co-founder, CEO and chair Jason Robins. Aguiar was previously vice president for compliance and risk. As CCO, she is responsible for overseeing corporate compliance and enterprise risk management, including ensuring DraftKings complies with all US and international licensing requirements related to daily fantasy sports, sports betting and iGaming....
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Feb 16, 2021
ESCO Technologies veteran general counsel to retire
Alyson Barclay, senior vice president, corporate secretary and general counsel with ESCO Technologies, has announced that she plans to retire in the third quarter of 2021 having spent 33 years with the company, the past 21 years as general counsel. David Schatz, who at present is vice president, intellectual property counsel and assistant secretary with ESCO, will succeed Barclay. Schatz has been a member of ESCO’s legal team since 1998 and has been closely involv...
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Feb 11, 2021
Major Burger King franchisee hires general counsel
Nasdaq-listed Carrols Restaurant Group has appointed Jared Landaw as vice president and general counsel, effective February 8. Landaw was most recently COO and general counsel of Barington Capital Group, an activist hedge fund firm, where he had worked since June 2004. According to his LinkedIn profile, during his time at Barington he also served as a director, corporate secretary and acting general counsel of companies in the firm’s investment portfolio, helping ...
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Feb 09, 2021
Shutterstock hires general counsel
NYSE-listed Shutterstock has hired John Lapham as general counsel. Lapham was most recently general counsel and senior vice president for government affairs at In that role he managed the strategic and practical aspects of legal, regulatory, corporate governance and business affairs work, and was the primary legal adviser on the acquisitions of Rover’s two previous global competitors in the US and the EU. Before his tenure at Rover, Lapham spent ...
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Feb 04, 2021
Cummins general counsel promoted to CAO
NYSE-listed Cummins’ vice president and general counsel Sharon Barner is to become the company’s chief administrative officer (CAO), effective April 2021. She will succeed Marya Rose, who will be retiring after more than two decades in leadership positions with the technology company. As CAO, Barner will head up global groups such as legal, compliance, communications, marketing, government relations, facilities, security and Cummins’ global shared servi...
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Feb 03, 2021
PepsiCo appoints next general counsel and corporate secretary
PepsiCo has appointed David Flavell executive vice president, general counsel and corporate secretary, effective March 1. Flavell is at present senior vice president, deputy general counsel and chief compliance and ethics officer with the company. He will succeed Dave Yawman, who is leaving PepsiCo after more than 22 years to pursue other interests. Yawman will stay on until Flavell takes up his new post to help with the transition. Flavell joined PepsiCo in ...
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