Since January 2006, Mario Pompeo has been the Vice President - Internal Audit for CHANEL. In this role, he functions as a Chief Business Advisor/Risk Manager in the Company. He and his team provide direct support to management and the Company's owners in the accomplishment of strategic objectives and help to ensure that established financial, operational and compliance practices, and the related internal controls are adequate and operating effectively throughout the Company's global operations.
Prior to working at CHANEL, Mario worked for Cendant Corporation, a $20B publicly held conglomerate, where he served as Vice President - Corporate Audit. Earlier in his career he spent twelve years with PricewaterhouseCoopers, LLP in the Business Assurance practice.
Mario is a graduate of The Pennsylvania State University and he is a Certified Public Accountant (CPA) in New York and Pennsylvania. He also served as a Company Commander in the United States Army Reserves prior to resigning his commission in 2005.