Carl Rizzo

Chief Compliance Officer

About Carl Rizzo

Carl has nearly three decades of working experience in the U.S. asset management industry. Since April 2011, he has been a Director of Alaric Compliance Services, LLC, a firm that provides regulatory compliance support, including independent Chief Compliance Officers, to investment managers and funds registered with the SEC and the NFA/CFTC and to broker-dealers registered with FINRA. Most recently, he has served as Chief Compliance Officer for several SEC-registered investment advisers and a non-GSV affiliated NYSE-listed Business Development Company (BDC).

His background includes serving as principal in-house regulatory compliance counsel with several well-known firms in the industry’s bank and insurance channels and as a principal compliance consultant participating in over 100 engagements for the compliance departments of a wide variety of asset management firms. Carl began his compliance career serving as Senior and Special Counsel on the staff of the SEC’s Division of Investment Management at the Commission’s headquarters offices in Washington, D.C.

  • LLM in federal securities regulation from Georgetown University
  • JD from University of Richmond
  • BA from Davidson College