Gene Stavrou is Compliance Director for Ingredion Incorporated, a leading global food ingredients manufacturer, headquartered in Westchester, Illinois. He is responsible for managing compliance program operations, leveraging technology, communications, and project management. Prior to joining Ingredion, he helped drive compliance programs forward at Philip Morris, Kraft Foods, and Mondelez International. He has developed award winning compliance software and is a respected speaker known for his ability to distill complex legal technology and compliance concepts. Mr. Stavrou received his Bachelor’s Degree in Marketing from the City University of New York and a Master of Science in Information Systems from the Stevens Institute of Technology. He is currently co-authoring a book on navigating the information universe for the American Bar Association.