Rogéria GieremekChief Compliance Officer at the LATAM Airlines Group
ROGÉRIA P. B. R. GIEREMEK has 32 years’ experience in the legal area, with her last 10 years focused on Compliance. She graduated in Law from Faculdade de Direito de São Bernardo do Campo in 1987, received a Master’s in Administrative Law from PUC/São Paulo in 2001, and worked as a lawyer for Banespa S/A in the Non-Operational Contracts and Tenders areas, where she chaired the Tender Committee for 4 terms.
She worked for Serasa S/A for 14 years and, until Oct. 2014, was responsible for compliance in Latin America (Brazil, Argentina, Mexico, Colombia, Peru, and Venezuela) and structured the department in the region. Prior to that, she served as a Legal Executive Manager at the same company, where she gained experience in M&A, IPO, and JV projects, including submission to the CADE (Administrative Council for Economic Defense), in addition to guiding and supervising all tasks related to drafting operational and non-operational contracts and giving opinions on various fields of law. ROGÉRIA was also responsible for the Risk Management process until May 2012.
In Oct. 2014, ROGÉRIA became Global Consultant of the Compliance Program, directly assisting the Global Head of Compliance of Experian in the implementation of the global Compliance Program, with a special focus on Latin America, United Kingdom/Ireland and Europe/Middle East and Africa, a position she held until Aug. 2015.
In Aug. 2015, she started working at the Latam Airlines Group as Global Chief Compliance Officer, responsible for implementing policies and procedures, investigations, training, opinions, and due diligence, among other issues, including the process of hiring TPIs (Third Party Intermediaries) globally. She introduced the Compliance Program based on the 7 Compliance Elements, created and is implementing the Compliance Ambassadors Program, is a member of various committees, including the Compliance, Code of Conduct, IT, Contingency, and Risk Management Committees. ROGÉRIA reports directly to LATAM’s Global Board and the Global Vice President of Legal Affairs and Compliance.
ROGÉRIA is fluent in English and Spanish and completed a French reading course at PUC/SP. She has chaired the Compliance Studies Committee at OAB/SP since 2019 and the Standing Compliance Studies Committee of IASP since 2013 (recommended in 2016 and retained in position indefinitely in 2019), and received the title of CCEP - Corporate Compliance and Ethics Professional from SCCE - Society of Corporate Compliance and Ethics in 2011. She is a founder of ‘Jurídico de Saias’, a member of the Advisory Board of the Alliance for Integrity, an Ambassador of the Compliance Women Committee (Brazil Chapter), and a member of the WWCDA - Women’s White Collar Defense Association (Brazil Chapter).
ROGÉRIA is a speaker (Portuguese, English, and Spanish) at conferences, seminars, and training on Law and Compliance, talking about compliance program and policies and other topics.