Full Name
Craig Ridgley
Job Title
Vice President and Managing Partner
Trade Compliance Group
Speaker Bio
Craig is the Vice President and Managing Partner of the Trade Compliance Group, an Arena partner. In addition to directing the day-to-day operations of the Group, Craig also performs trade compliance assessments and develops client compliance programs under the U.S. Bureau of Industry and Security’s (BIS) Export Administration Regulations (EAR) and the Directorate of Defense Trade Controls (DDTC) International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR). Craig also conducts client compliance and business process improvement analyses to reduce costs, increase efficiencies, and promote risk mitigation. Craig has conducted trade compliance assessments around the globe and has developed and implemented trade compliance programs in 14 countries on four continents for compliance with U.S. re-export controls and in-country regulations.