One of the women whose names are famous in the corporate industry is Helane Morrison. She has become an icon in this industry, and she has managed to rise the ranks to serve in major executive positions in both governmental and non-governmental organizations. She currently serves as the Managing Director at Hall Capital Partners LLC. She is also the General Counsel and Chief Compliance Officer of the same firm. More so she serves on the Executive Committee of the firm as a member.
Halane Morrison is known for her efforts to clean the corporate industry and remove the bad seed of corruption from it. From the start of her career as a journalist, she focused on exposing corrupt and underhand dealings in the corporate industry. In all the organizations she has worked in, she has tried to help the organization uphold ethical standards and eliminate corruption.
From the journalism, Helane Morrison moved to law practice. She joined a San Francisco law firm known as Howard, Rice, Nemerovski, Canady, Falk & Rabkin in 1986 where she worked from 1996. In 1991, she was promoted to a partner. In the law field, she majored her practice in business litigation and legalities in private securities actions. She also handled securities exchange and related issues. She also spends some of her time conducting investigations on internal corporate affairs about corruption. She has taken initiatives to ensure that instances of corruption in the corporate world are minimal, and those that take part in this activities are apprehended. Her efforts to have borne a lot of fruits as she has managed to expose lots of bad practices in the corporate industry. She has managed to restore public and investor confidence in most areas of the corporate world that she has worked in.
Between 1999 and 2007 Helane Morrison worked as the head of U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission, also known as SEC in San Francisco. Before this, she was the Regional Director and District Administrator for the same firm. In this, she was responsible for the area covering Northern California and five Northwest States. Her duties included taking care of issues that involved securities enforcement, litigation, and regulatory matters. Helane Morrison has also served as board member for various organizations. She is currently a board member of the Regional Parks Foundation and Hedge Fund Subcommittee of the American Bar Association. She is also an expert speaker on compliance and legal issues that are vital to investment advisers and private funds in general.