Jane Shahmanesh is Chief Compliance Officer for Mercury Capital Access LLC, the Investment Adviser to Mercury iFunds. Jane is the founder of Adherence. Prior to Adherence, Jane worked as an in-house legal and compliance lawyer for a Who’s Who of financial institutions – including Lehman Brothers (where she counseled the bankrupt entity’s derivative unwind), Goldman Sachs & Co. (where she ran a division of their Compliance Department), Credit Suisse (where she was the interim legal manager for CSAM and its hedge fund businesses), Citibank (where she was the General Counsel to the Private Bank), and Deutsche Asset Management (legacy Bankers Trust)(where she supervised the legal and compliance department). She was also a Partner at McGuireWoods, LLP, one of the nation’s largest law firms. Jane currently teaches regulatory compliance at Pace Law School. She has a BA from Barnard College and a JD from American University.