Assistant Compliance Officer, NYU Abu Dhabi
Ben joined the NYUAD Office of Compliance in May 2022 to support the University's general compliance program in Abu Dhabi and reports to the Associate Vice Chancellor and Chief Counsel for Legal and Compliance. Ben's core responsibilities at NYU include managing conflicts of interest and conflicts of commitment disclosures and management plans; supporting trade compliance and data privacy requirements; internal investigations; and general compliance monitoring and reporting. Before joining NYUAD, Ben was a business compliance manager for a UAE defense contractor with operations in Central Asia and East Africa. He has over a decade of experience supporting executive leadership, corporate counsel, and senior management across multiple sectors with enhanced due diligence, investigations management, and compliance solutions. In addition, Ben is a Certified Anti-Money Laundering Specialist (CAMS).