NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Farient Advisors, a leading independent corporate governance and executive compensation advisory firm, today announced the appointment of Zanvi Patel as Partner, effective February 1, 2017.
Ms. Patel brings more than 15 years of experience in compensation and rewards in both consulting and corporate human resources. Prior to joining Farient, she led Global Total Rewards at E*TRADE Financial, where she oversaw compensation and benefits for employees across the U.S., Hong Kong, Singapore, and the Philippines. Her purview included executive compensation, sales incentive plans, equity administration, charitable giving, employee recognition, and retirement plans. She also served as the Chairperson of the E*TRADE 401(k) committee, Deferred Compensation committee, and Manila Retirement Plan committee for the Philippines.
“We are pleased to welcome Zanvi to Farient Advisors,” said Robin A. Ferracone, chief executive officer, Farient Advisors. “Her proven track record and impressive experience will bring significant value to our firm and our clients.”
Earlier in her career, Ms. Patel served as a compensation consultant at McLagan and Johnson Associates where she served global investment banks, commercial banks, fintech companies, reinsurers, asset managers, wealth managers, hedge funds, and private equity firms.
Ms. Patel is a member of the National Association of Stock Plan Professionals (NASPP), the Council of Institutional Investors (CII), the National Association of Corporate Directors (NACD), the New York Compensation Association, and WorldatWork. She holds a MBA in Corporate Finance and Financial Instruments and Markets, and a B.S. in Finance and Information Systems from the NYU Stern School of Business. She is also a member of the Betta Gamma Sigma honor’s society.
Learn more about Ms. Patel and Farient’s senior leadership team here: http://www.farient.com/learn-more/our-team/.
About Farient Advisors
Farient Advisors LLC is an independent corporate governance and executive compensation consultancy. Farient provides a comprehensive array of executive compensation and performance advisory services, including compensation program design, board of director compensation, and investor communications. Farient has offices in Los Angeles and New York and covers clients in more than 30 countries through our partnership in the Global Governance Executive Compensation Group (GECN Group).