Ben Karem serves as a Compliance Professional for Chartwell Compliance and brings over four years of experience in money service business licensing. Ben’s experience comes from his time with Travelex as a Licensing Officer where he helped maintain their North American licensing portfolio. Before Travelex, Ben worked as a consultant with one of the top five banks in America and was responsible for ensuring customers and transactions were compliant with BSA and AML requirements as well as related regulatory requirements.
Prior to joining Chartwell, Ben served as a consultant, working with Intuit to build and maintain their Paycheck Protection Program (“PPP”) licensing initiative. While at Intuit, Ben also assisted in maintaining established licenses for domestic and international subsidiaries.
Ben received his bachelor’s degree in Political Science from the University of Kentucky.
Ben resides in Louisville, KY and enjoys spending time with family and friends, supporting local restaurants and breweries, traveling, watching and attending movies/shows/sporting events, gardening, as well as playing golf, video games, and fantasy football.