Catherine Razzano appointed chief compliance officer at Panasonic Avionics

Eleanor Steed
By Eleanor Steed August 14, 2018 16:03

Catherine Razzano appointed chief compliance officer at Panasonic Avionics

Panasonic Avionics Corporation (Panasonic) has appointed Catherine L. Razzano as Chief Compliance Officer.

Razzano will be responsible for overseeing Panasonic’s compliance with laws, regulatory requirements, policies and procedures, and will report directly to the General Counsel of Panasonic Corporation of North America (PNA) with a dotted line reporting structure to Panasonic’s Chief Executive Officer, Hideo Nakano.

She joins Panasonic  from General Dynamics Corporation where she held the position of Assistant General Counsel and Director from 2010. Her responsibilities included counsel on business and legal strategies, budget management for the legal department and serving as lead counsel to the company’s Government Relations Department.

At General Dynamics, she also focused on the company’s compliance with anti-bribery laws, export controls, economic sanctions and other trade embargoes, anti-boycott regulations, anti-money laundering laws, and third-party intermediary agreements and due diligence requirements.

Prior to General Dynamics, Razzano served in a number of senior legal roles including at Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft where she was a senior attorney for six years, and Clifford Chance LLP where she was an associate.

Eleanor Steed
By Eleanor Steed August 14, 2018 16:03