VC-backed Compliance Science appoints Eisner to board of directors

Compliance Science, which is backed by Edison Partners, has added David Eisner to its board of directors. The appointment became effective February 5, 2015. Eisner was the founder and CEO of TheMarkets.com. Based in New York City, Compliance Science is a provider of governance, risk management and compliance solutions for the financial services sector.

PRESS RELEASE

NEW YORK – March 30, 2015 – Compliance Science, a leading provider of governance, risk management and compliance solutions, today announced the appointment of David Eisner to its Board of Directors, effective February 4, 2015.

Mr. Eisner joins Compliance Science with extensive experience leading and advising financial technology companies through periods of high-growth. Most notably, he was the Founder and CEO of TheMarkets.com LLC, where he oversaw tremendous revenue and employee growth over a period of 11 years.

“David is one of the most respected business leaders and mentors in the financial services sector,” said Mitchel Kraskin, CEO of Compliance Science. “We are excited to tap into his experience, leadership and vision as our firm continues its upward growth trajectory in part by adding high caliber, seasoned executives into the firm.”

Prior to founding TheMarkets.com, Mr. Eisner founded and served as CEO at iExchange.com. Previously, he held the positon of Executive Vice President, Office of the Chairman at Jefferies Group, Inc where he oversaw the significant expansion of the revenues and employees of the firm’s corporate finance, fixed income, research and international businesses. During this time, he also led the IPO of ITG and subsequently sat on the board for 3 years.

“I look forward to serving on Compliance Science’s Board to help the firm achieve its goals over the next several years,” said David Eisner. “Compliance Science’s cutting edge technology and data analytics has never been more in demand not only in the financial services industry, but also in other professional services sectors where there is risk that nonpublic information can been used for illegal purposes.”

Mr. Eisner currently serves as a board member and advisor to a number of innovative financial companies including ACE Group, BipSync, ClearServe and Exceed Investments. He is also a Senior Advisor at East Wind Advisors, a boutique investment bank.

ABOUT COMPLIANCE SCIENCE
Compliance Science provides governance, risk management and compliance solutions to the financial services and professional services community. Led by pioneers in the GRC space, Compliance Science uses web-based corporate compliance technology that leverages a robust data network and innovative forensic analytics to monitor employee risk and automate code of ethics compliance. Clients include RIAs, broker-dealers, private equity firms, hedge funds, banks, pension plans, public companies and professional services firms – all of whom rely upon Compliance Science to help protect them from the specter of reputational damage and revenue loss from non-compliant activities. www.complysci.com