Jeannette, a Managing Director, co-leads PwC's national security regulatory compliance practice focusing on Export Controls and Trade Sanctions. This team of subject matter specialists assists U.S. and multinational companies in understanding and managing export controls, sanctions, embargoes and antiboycott compliance risks and has conducted numerous export controls and sanctions assessments for companies across sectors and geographies. The ECTS team also helps companies enhance compliance policies, processes and controls and remediate identified risks and gaps.
Jeannette brings deep knowledge of US and foreign regulatory requirements including the Arms Export Control Act (AECA), International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR), Export Administration Regulations (EAR) and Office of Foreign Assets Control (OFAC) policies and regulations on trade sanctions and embargoes. She is also experienced in cross-border transactions involving the Committee on Foreign Investment in the United States (CFIUS).
Prior to joining PwC, Jeannette served as a Senior Policy Advisor at the Bureau of Industry and Security (BIS), US Department of Commerce where she worked on export control reform and foreign policy matters. Her public service career includes over 25 years of federal investigative and enforcement experience as well as more than a decade as a U.S. diplomat in China. She leverages this deep experience to help clients navigate interagency processes including addressing and resolving enforcement and licensing matters.
Jeannette was named by World ECR as “Highly Commended” in the category of “Export Control Practitioner of the Year 2016”.