Joseph Adamczyk is Senior Vice President and Chief Compliance Officer at OCC, the world's largest equity derivatives clearing organization.
His responsibilities include leading OCC's compliance program, working with OCC's regulators, advising OCC's board of directors and management team on compliance requirements, and records management.
Mr. Adamczyk joined OCC in 2015 as First Vice President and Deputy General Counsel, where he worked primarily on compliance and regulatory exam management. Prior to joining OCC, he was Managing Director and Associate General Counsel at CME Group, where he led CME's legal operations and external counsel in Europe, the Middle East and Africa, and Asia-Pacific regions. Before his stint with CME Group, Adamczyk worked for the Chicago law firms of Jenner & Block LLP, and Freeman, Freeman and Salzman, P.C. He is a member of the Futures Industry Association, Law and Compliance section; American Bar Association; Chicago Bar Association and New York State Bar Association.
Adamczyk graduated with an MBA from The University of Chicago Booth School of Business. He earned his Juris Doctor from Loyola University Chicago School of Law, and a Bachelor of Science, Business Administration, from DePaul University.