New York (November 28, 2018) – K2 Intelligence today announced the appointment of Richard Girgenti, CEO and managing partner of IDPL Consulting, LLC, to its board of directors. Mr. Girgenti will also serve as Vice Chairman of the board.
“I am pleased to welcome Rich to our board of directors. Rich is an internationally recognized leader in the industry and will bring a wide range of relevant skills and expertise to the firm. I am confident he will add great value to our board and have a meaningful impact on K2 Intelligence’s future growth,” said Jules B. Kroll, chairman and co-founder of K2 Intelligence.
“Rich is passionate about our business, client service, and professional development. His insights, judgment, and counsel will be invaluable as we continue to transform and grow our company. We are delighted to welcome Rich to K2 Intelligence,” said Jeremy Kroll, president and CEO of K2 Intelligence.
“I am pleased to join the board of directors of K2 Intelligence, an industry leader in investigations and compliance. Jules, Jeremy, and their teams have built a reputation not only for investigative, analytic, and advisory excellence but also for the independence and insight they bring to client matters,” said Mr. Girgenti.
Richard Girgenti is a leading authority, lecturer, and author in the field of ethics and compliance and an experienced risk consultant to governments and businesses. He currently serves as CEO and Managing Partner of IDPL Consulting, LLC. Previously he held leadership positions at KPMG, including as a member of the board of directors, the U.S. and Americas leader of KPMG’s Forensic Advisory Services, and a member of KPMG’s Global Forensic Advisory Board. During his tenure at KPMG, he was also the Executive Sponsor of KPMG’s Compliance Transformation Initiative and its Chief Compliance Officer Exchange. More recently, he has served as a special advisor to the Office of the Chairman of KPMG LLP.
Prior to joining KPMG, Mr. Girgenti served as the New York State Director of Criminal Justice and Commissioner of the Division of Criminal Justice Services. He was also a senior prosecutor and executive in the New York County District Attorney’s Office. He is a Certified Fraud Examiner (CFE) and a member of the Association of Certified Fraud Examiners (ACFE) and the International Association of Independent Corporate Monitors (IAICM). He currently serves on the boards of the National Association of Corporate Directors (NACD) NY Chapter, the Citizens Crime Commission of New York City, and the John Jay College of Criminal Justice Foundation. Mr. Girgenti received his J.D. from the Georgetown University Law Center and his B.A. from Seton Hall University. He is admitted to practice law in New York.