Kristy Grant-Hart

An accomplished compliance professional and true expert in her field. – Risk Universe Magazine

Kristy Grant-Hart is a compliance and data privacy thought leader specializing in transforming compliance departments into in-demand business assets. She's been featured in the Wall Street Journal, Financial Times, Compliance Week, Compliance and Ethics Professional Magazine and many others. She was named a Trust Across America 2019 Top Thought Leader in Trust.

She is the CEO of Spark Compliance Consulting, a London, Los Angeles, and Atlanta-based consultancy providing pragmatic, pro-business, proportionate compliance ethics solutions.

She's the author of the best-selling book, "How to Be a Wildly Effective Compliance Officer." In addition, Ms. Grant-Hart was an Adjunct Professor at Delaware Law School, Widener University, teaching Global Compliance and Ethics. She can be found at She's a board member of the Society of Corporate Compliance and Ethics and Health Care Compliance Association, as well as the AIDS Healthcare Foundation UK.

Ms. Grant-Hart was formerly the Chief Compliance Officer for United International Pictures, the joint distribution company for Paramount Pictures and Universal Pictures, based in London. In 2015, Ms. Grant-Hart was nominated and shortlisted for Chief Compliance Officer of the year at the international Women in Compliance Awards.

Ms. Grant-Hart is an experienced international speaker, and has published articles in magazines and trade publications in the United States and Europe on anti-bribery topics and on data privacy and data transfer between the United States, the United Kingdom and the European Union. She has advised Fortune 500 companies on international compliance, and created and revamped compliance programs for major companies in Europe and the United States.

Podcast | S1E12 How to be a Wildly Strategic and Effective Risky Women: Kristy Grant-Hart 1000 562 Risky Women Risky Women 31 October 2018 29 July 2019

Podcast | S1E12 How to be a Wildly Strategic and Effective Risky Women: Kristy Grant-Hart

Kristy Grant-Hart, CEO of Spark Compliance Consulting, offers an innovative approach and inspiring perspective on compliance.


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