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ACA Compliance Group is pleased to announce that one of its most experienced consultants, Kenny Clowers, is permanently relocating to the Bay Area to oversee the continued growth and expansion of ACA’s West Coast practice, while continuing to provide ACA’s clients with a range of regulatory compliance services.
Kenny joined ACA in August 2014 as a Senior Principal Consultant and works with investment advisers, hedge fund managers, and private equity firms on a variety of complex and nuanced regulatory compliance issues. Prior to joining ACA, Kenny worked at the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) in Washington, D.C. for nearly 10 years. During his time at the SEC, he served as an Examination Manager and Securities Compliance Examiner/Staff Accountant. He led and participated in investment adviser compliance examinations involving numerous asset classes, investment strategies, client types, and investment vehicles. Kenny also participated in thematic reviews and risk-targeted sweeps of private fund and retail investment advisers and of investment companies.
Earlier in his career, Kenny worked for State Street Corporation in Kansas City, Missouri, as a Senior Accountant, where he oversaw a team of fund accountants responsible for processing securities trading, settlement, and corporate actions activity, as well as daily NAV calculations.
ACA Compliance Group
ACA Compliance Group ("ACA") is a leading global provider of regulatory compliance products and solutions, cybersecurity and technology risk assessments, performance services, and technology solutions to the financial services industry. Founded in 2002 by former SEC examiners and a state regulator, ACA develops and provides its products through a worldwide team of former SEC, FINRA, FSA, NYSE, NFA, and state regulators, as well as former senior in-house compliance professionals and technologists from prominent financial institutions. ACA serves a diverse base of leading investment advisers, private fund managers, commodity trading advisors, investment companies, and broker-dealers. ACA’s products include standard and customized compliance packages, cybersecurity and technology risk assessments, GIPS® verifications and other performance services, and a wide variety of technology solutions for financial services firms.
On the West Coast, ACA has offices in Los Angeles, San Francisco and Portland, which are staffed with over 25 team members supporting our regulatory compliance, cybersecurity, and performance services clients.