Robert Mascola

Senior Director, Compliance Programs, Fordham Law School

Robert Mascola, Senior Director, Compliance Programs, joined Fordham Law School in May 2019, after more than 20 years of working in law and compliance.  At Fordham, Bob oversees the growing graduate corporate compliance degree programs and teaches and advises students.  Prior to joining Fordham, Bob was Deputy Chief Compliance Officer at the world’s largest gold mining company, Barrick Gold, and before that led the ethics and compliance function for Philip Morris International America’s region and served as the global lead for its anti-corruption program.  Before going in house, Bob worked as an antitrust attorney at Arnold & Porter LLP in Washington, where he focused on antitrust litigation, white collar defense, and mergers and acquisitions.   Bob currently serves on the Board of Directors of the Ethics and Compliance Initiative, a leading association of Ethics and Compliance professionals.

Bob received his Masters in International Affairs at The George Washington University and his JD from Harvard Law School.