Compliance officers face multiple options for credentials

By Julie DiMauro

NEW YORK, May 17 (Thomson Reuters Accelus) - The compliance officer role in heavily regulated industries, such as defense contracting, healthcare and financial services, is endowed with great responsibility. The compliance officer is charged with spotting risk and pursuing the policies and procedures that bring such exposures to levels deemed acceptable as contemplated by agency regulations and local and federal laws.

As the compliance position has grown to be