Chief Compliance Officer

Ron Schmittling

Accomplished, global leader with 20+ years of domestic and international experience in strategy and delivery, program and project management, staff development, technology governance, risk management, operations, and management involving growth and diverse organizations (private, publicly-held, and government) in a variety of industries. • Results-oriented, decisive leader with proven success in relationship building, strategic management, operations, project management, process improvement, information security, IT policy development, technology application development, resource management, compliance and infrastructure initiatives. • Proven track record of spearheading technology and operational improvements to drive productivity, reduce costs, increase efficiencies and improve the bottom line. Strong experience with the key elements comprising effective financial management, program and project management, governance, risk management and relationship management. • Skilled communicator, motivator, and leader that brings out the best in cross-functional work teams. Excels in dynamic, demanding environments while maintaining focus and a pragmatic approach

Current Role

  • Company Name: Wells Fargo
  • Job Title: Chief Compliance Officer
  • Start Date: March 2022
  • Company Industry: Financial Services
  • Location: United States

Wells Fargo & Company (NYSE: WFC) is a diversified, community-based financial services company with $1.9 trillion in assets. Wells Fargo’s vision is to satisfy our customers’ financial needs and help them succeed financially. Founded in 1852 and headquartered in San Francisco, Wells Fargo provides banking, investment and mortgage products and services, as well as consumer and commercial finance, through 8,050 locations, 13,000 ATMs, the internet ( and mobile banking, and has offices in 38 countries and territories to support customers who conduct business in the global economy. With approximately 265,000 team members, Wells Fargo serves one in three households in the United States.


Previous Role:

  • Company Name: Wells Fargo
  • Job Title: First VP | Strategic Initiatives Program Office
  • Start Date: April 2011