New York, NY. (February 10, 2016) — Major, Lindsey & Africa announced today that Michael Brogna has joined the firm's In-House Practice Group in its New York office. Michael's focus is on recruiting General Counsels, Chief Compliance Officers and other senior attorneys and compliance professionals for corporate clients in a variety of industries, with a strong focus on the financial services space.
"With regulatory requirements driving increasing demand for experienced senior compliance attorneys and risk management professionals, Major, Lindsey & Africa (MLA) continues to position itself to fill these roles by building and developing a team of seasoned professionals with deep knowledge of and experience in these critical control functions," said Dimitri Mastrocola, partner and head of MLA's financial services search practice. "Michael's experience in legal and compliance search is a welcome addition and will help strengthen our team even further."
With more than 16 years in executive search, Michael has spent the majority of his career supporting the middle and back office C-suite control functions, which include risk, compliance, audit and legal. He previously served as Vice President, Head of U.S. Corporate Officers & Infrastructure Practice for The Omerta Group. In this role, he focused on forming partnerships with compliance and legal professionals across all sectors of financial services, working closely with wholesale banking, investment banking, hedge funds, traditional assessment and global insurance companies.
Prior to working for The Omerta Group, Michael was a Director with the Charles Sterling Group, where he led the firm's Compliance & Legal Practices. He came to Charles Sterling after seven years with Michael Page International, serving as Regional Manager of their Banking and Financial Services Practices. There he grew the Compliance and Legal Practice and conducted searches for registered / non-registered fund managers, commercial / retail banks and broker dealers.
Michael graduated from Wheaton College with bachelor's degrees in Philosophy and Italian.
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Founded in 1982, Major, Lindsey & Africa (MLA) is the world's largest and most-experienced legal search firm. Combining local market knowledge and a global recruiting network, MLA has earned recognition for its track record of successful General Counsel, Corporate Counsel, Partner, Associate and Law Firm Management placements. MLA also provides law firms and companies with highly specialized legal professionals on project, interim and temporary-to-permanent hire basis. With offices worldwide, MLA recruiters are dedicated to understanding and meeting client and candidate needs while maintaining the highest degree of professionalism and confidentiality. MLA considers every search a diversity search and has been committed to diversity in the law since its inception. To learn more about MLA, visit mlaglobal.com.