BitcoinIRA.com Adds Maryann Bullion As Senior Compliance Officerbr>
BitcoinIRA.com, which allows customers to purchase bitcoins and other cryptocurrencies for their retirement accounts, has appointed Maryann Bullion as its general counsel and senior compliance officer.
Bullion previously served as counsel at the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation’s (FDIC) Financial Crimes Unit in the Washington D.C. area, providing legal advice and guidance to the FDIC in matters concerning the investigation, prosecution, and sentencing of persons suspected of committing economic crimes against financial institutions. Prior to that, she served as a senior attorney in the Professional Liability and Financial Crimes Section based in Dallas, where she managed investigations and a large volume of civil plaintiffs’ lawsuits against both individuals and insurance carriers.
Camilo Concha, CEO and co-founder of BitcoinIRA.com cited Bullion’s eight years of experience as a federal regulator.
“Her strong regulatory background and legal expertise working in the government and private sector will be crucial in enhancing the compliance framework for our organization,” said Concha. “I am proud to welcome Maryann to BitcoinIRA.com, and I’m looking forward to working with her to exceed compliance standards and ensure our customers have the best possible experience.”
“I am honored to take on the role as BitcoinIRA.com’s senior compliance officer and general counsel,” said Buillion. “I strongly believe in the future of cryptocurrencies and blockchain technology and the opportunities it presents for investors within a retirement account. Furthermore, I did my due diligence researching BitcoinIRA.com in comparison with other companies in the space, and I believe they maintain the highest standard of ethics. I am excited to work closely with the executive team to streamline the compliance framework, and to provide the safest and most efficient products and processes for its customers.”
Bullion received her B.A. from Spring Hill College and her J.D. from University of Miami School of Law.