Jennifer Mannino is a managing director in BRG’s Transaction Advisory practice and an expert in regulated industries.
She specializes in intelligence gathering and investigative strategy, overseeing integrity due diligence checks for alternative investment transactions. She focuses on identifying reputational risks, conflicts of interest, and unethical business practices affecting new investments and add-on acquisitions.
Before joining BRG, Ms. Mannino built in-house business units and external consultancy teams to support: integrity due diligence checks for private equity, pension funds, and real estate investment trusts (REITs); third-party vendor and supplier risk for multinational corporations (MNCs); enhanced due diligence compliance for middle-market banks; fraud investigations for healthcare, pharmaceutical, and insurance companies; complex class action litigation for oil and gas corporations and automobile manufacturers; and organized retail crime for luxury fashion, home improvement, and supermarket chains.
Ms. Mannino audits organizational background check procedures and consults clients on methodologies to validate business relationships and beneficial ownership. Her insights have been published in national and local financial and legal publications.
Ms. Mannino was voted one of Arizona’s Most Influential Women by AZ Media in 2019, and Phoenix Business Journal in 2014 honored her among its “40 Under 40” best of younger business leaders making an impact in the Phoenix area. She is certified in Prosci Change Management (ADKAR Model) and as a Leading Professional in Ethics & Compliance (LPEC) by the Ethics & Compliance Initiative (ECI).
Ms. Mannino serves on the Steering Committee for the 2020 Women on Boards Initiative in Phoenix. She served as a board member of Arizona’s Association for Corporate Growth (ACG) and BioAccel, an incubator focused on development and commercialization of biomedical products and medical device technology.
Corporate Intelligence Practice Leader
Executive vice president and director of Investigations
President and cofounder
Certified Prosci ADKAR© Change Management
Certified Leading Professional in Ethics and Compliance (LPEC)
Ethics and Compliance Initiative (ECI), member
International Association of Privacy Professionals (IAPP), member
Association of Certified Fraud Examiners (ACFE), member
Association for Corporate Growth (ACG), member, prior board member
ASIS International, member
100 Women in Finance, member
BioAccel, prior board member
Areas of Expertise
University of Phoenix
MBA, Global Management
Grand Canyon University
EdD Candidate, Organizational Leadership
Most Influential Women Arizona, 2019
AZ Big Media
40 Under 40 Phoenix, 2014
Phoenix Business Journal
2020 Women on Boards, Phoenix, 2019-2020