Kroll, an independent provider of global risk and financial advisory solutions, appointed Rachel Posner as chief client officer and managing director in the growth team, based in New York. In this newly created role, she will be responsible for global client development and account management strategy and will oversee the strategic expansion of key partnerships.

Prior to joining Kroll, Posner served on the management committee at Teneo, where she was senior managing director. At Teneo, she counseled senior management teams and boards and worked closely with their legal and financial advisors around complex business and financial issues, long-term positioning and reputational management.

“Rachel brings a unique holistic perspective that is rooted in her experience in strategic, client-oriented work,” Ben Schrag, chief growth officer at Kroll, said. “Her extensive professional background and long-standing relationships within our industry bring an invaluable addition to the company and to our leadership team. With her, we have a tremendous opportunity to accelerate our company growth through global strategic expansion. We’re excited to welcome her on the growth team as we continue to build upon our well-established reputation as a leading and trusted advisor.”