Marvin Barge

Outsource Chief Compliance Officer


Marvin Barge – Outsource Chief Compliance Officer – Currently Marvin serves as a Director for ACA Global, the largest regulatory consulting company in the world. Marvin is formerly the CEO, President and Founder of Barge Consulting, LLC. The firm served the financial securities industries on regulatory and compliance matters. He has consulted with hundreds of firms across the country on how to better prepare for SEC examinations, adhere to investment guidelines, establish a compliance culture, implement procedures and conduct Code of Ethics training.

Marvin has served as Chief Compliance Officer for several of his clients and has assisted them with mergers and acquisitions. Previous to starting his own firm, Marvin served as Director of Consulting for Ashland Partners, LP, an international accounting firm, Senior Compliance Consultant for Dover International, Inc., a global compliance and operational consulting firm.

Responsibilities in these various capacities covered issues concerning the Investment Advisers Act of 1940, the Investment Company Act of 1940, and the Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974 (ERISA). In addition, Marvin was employed as a Senior Compliance Examiner, and later as a Staff Accountant, for the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission Atlanta District Office. He earned a BS from Tuskegee University and an MBA from Mercer University.