Dave DeMuro has been at Lehman Brothers for two decades but nothing could have prepared him for the past few years. “The pace of rule-making is approaching the speed of light,” he says. “The pace of change and level of expectation from regulators have put enormous pressure on compliance personnel. The work is harder, both in terms of hours on the job and stress levels, because the stakes have become so high.”

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