Global Head of Sanctions Compliance
Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group (MUFG)
Brian Grant is the Global Head of Sanctions Compliance for the Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group (MUFG), one of the world’s largest and most diversified financial groups, with responsibility for sanctions risk management and internal controls across the global enterprise. Mr. Grant’s other industry experience includes heading Citigroup’s OFAC Compliance and Enterprise Risk function and serving as a leader in Ernst & Young’s AML practice area. Prior to joining industry, he held a number of positions in the US Department of the Treasury, including as a Compliance Officer in the Office of Foreign Assets Control; a Financial Attaché in the Middle East region and, most recently, as Director of the Office of Global Affairs and member of the Senior Executive Service. He holds Bachelor’s and Master’s degrees from Georgetown University’s School of Foreign Service.