ATLANTA (PRWEB) August 06, 2020
MarketSphere Unclaimed Property Specialists, providers of advanced unclaimed property solutions, welcomes Heather Gabell as the company’s new senior manager of compliance. Ms. Gabell is an experienced professional with deep experience and understanding of the rapidly changing escheat environment.
“As the unclaimed property regulatory environment continues to change and become more complex, in addition to the increasing compliance enforcement efforts from the states, there is a heightened need for companies to ensure that they are staying ahead of the curve.” Said Jon D’Amato, MarketSphere Partner, Unclaimed Property Practice Leader. “Ms. Gabell has a proven track record of doing just that. She not only has a deep understanding of these industry complexities but also a passion for staying up to date on the changing landscape and ensuring that our clients are best positioned. We are excited to have her as part of our team.”
Focused Expertise Monitoring and Understanding Unclaimed Property Legislation
Heather’s primary focus will be assisting with interpreting and communicating changes in the unclaimed property legislation to ensure compliance in all reporting jurisdictions. Additionally, she will be monitoring regulatory and legislative activity related to privacy and data security concerns.
“Coming into and maintaining compliance with unclaimed property laws can be a challenge for holders.” says Gabell. “My goal is to ease holder concerns as I continually monitor new legislative and regulatory activity, industry trends, and follow litigation surrounding complex unclaimed property issues. I look forward to working with my colleagues at MarketSphere to help educate and implement strategies for the benefit of our clients.”
Prior to joining MarketSphere, Heather served as Director of Compliance for several years at Keane where she was responsible for coordinating, monitoring, and responding to requests related to unclaimed property legislative, regulatory, and administrative research and policy. Ms. Gabell holds a Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of Pennsylvania and a Juris Doctor degree from the Villanova University School of Law. Heather is licensed in Pennsylvania and New Jersey and is a member of the UPPO, SSA, STA, and NICSA organizations.
About MarketSphere Unclaimed Property Specialists
For nearly two decades, MarketSphere has partnered with companies of all sizes and industries to manage escheatment liabilities and unclaimed property responsibilities. With an extensive depth of experience and a consultative, cost-effective approach, MarketSphere’s professional advisors evaluate client needs, assess current records and plan innovative strategies to fit each company’s unique circumstances. The goal is to achieve statutory compliance, while saving time and money and reducing the negative impacts of unclaimed property upon businesses and their employees.