Erica Bovenzi Joins Promontory Financial Group
Following Distinguished Legal Career with Federal
Deposit Insurance Corporation
January 10, 2011 08:03 AM Eastern Time
WASHINGTON--(EON: Enhanced Online News)--Promontory Financial Group, the premier global financial
services consulting firm, has named Erica Bovenzi as a Special Adviser.
Ms. Bovenzi joins Promontory following a distinguished 30-year career in government. Most recently, she served for
15 years as the Deputy General Counsel of the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation. She held the same position
at the Resolution Trust Corporation until the agency's sunset in 1995.
At Promontory, Ms. Bovenzi is part of a unique team of professionals that includes former senior financial services
regulators and executives. Promontory provides strategic advice and assistance to many of the world's premier
financial companies, with a particular focus on developing practical solutions to address regulatory, risk, controls,
compliance, governance, capital and liquidity issues.
"Erica's abundant strengths include expertise in corporate governance, internal controls, compensation programs,
ethics, personnel and labor law and outside counsel management. She is a great addition to our team, and is arriving
at a time when our clients are looking to us for an ever-broader array of services," said Eugene A. Ludwig, Chief
Executive Officer of Promontory.
While at the FDIC Ms. Bovenzi also served as counsel to the International Association of Deposit Insurers and as
the Vice Chair for the United States Attorney General's Alternative Dispute Resolution Council. Previously she held
various positions at the Department of Health and Human Services, the U.S. Department of Commerce and the
Federal Labor Relations Authority.
"I am excited to work with Gene Ludwig and the talented people at Promontory," Ms. Bovenzi said. "I look forward
to using the skills I have developed over the years to help address the many challenging issues currently facing the
private and public sectors."
Ms. Bovenzi received her Juris Doctor from St. John's University School of Law, a Bachelor of Science from the
State University of New York at Buffalo, and is a graduate of Harvard University's Kennedy School of Government.
She is a member of the New York State Bar.
Promontory is headquartered in Washington, D.C., and has offices in New York, San Francisco, and Atlanta, and
affiliate offices in Dubai, London, Milan, Paris, Singapore, Sydney, Tokyo, and Toronto. Mr. Ludwig, former U.S.
Comptroller of the Currency, founded Promontory in 2001. Visit us on the web at www.promontory.com.
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