Marqeta Inc. (“Company”) has retained Major, Lindsey & Africa (“MLA”) on an exclusive basis to conduct a search for a Head of Corporate Law to be located in its Oakland, CA global headquarters. Marqeta Inc. is an equal opportunity employer. Interested candidates, please respond to the MLA recruiter who contacted you about this search. Please do not contact Marqeta Inc. directly; all resumes sent to Marqeta Inc. will be routed to MLA for handling and will create delays.
Overview: Marqeta Inc. is seeking a Head of Corporate Law who will lead the corporate legal team and will be responsible for handling securities compliance and corporate governance matters. This position reports to Chief Legal Officer Seth Weissman.
Company Overview: Founded in 2010, Marqeta has re-engineered how payment cards, virtual cards, and mobile authorization products should be developed and deployed. The Marqeta Platform, built from the ground up with no legacy infrastructure, provides the world’s first fully documented, open API issuer processor platform. Companies can build, issue and deploy innovative payment, finance and commerce solutions with enormous control over what, where, and how purchases are authorized. Adopters of The Marqeta Platform include leading financial services, e-commerce, retail, and social media brands.
Compensation: Compensation package commensurate with experience.
Location: Oakland, CA
Experience: 7-12+ years of corporate and securities experience gained working at either a law firm or a law firm followed by a public company. Prior experience taking a company public at either a law firm or a company required.
Process: Interested candidates please submit your resume (in MS Word format) to MarqetaCorp@mlaglobal.com, or to the MLA recruiter who contacted you about this position.
Internal Number: O-2555318
About Major, Lindsey & Africa
Founded in 1982, Major, Lindsey & Africa is the world’s largest and most experienced legal search firm. Combining local market knowledge and a global recruiting network, MLA has earned recognition for its track record of successful General Counsel, Corporate Counsel, Partner, Associate and Law Firm Management placements. With offices throughout the U.S., Hong Kong, London, and Tokyo, MLA recruiters are dedicated to understanding and meeting clients’ and candidates’ needs while maintaining the highest degree of professionalism and confidentiality. MLA considers every search a diversity search, and has been committed to diversity in the law since its inception. For these reasons, MLA was voted “Best Legal Search Firm in the U.S.” in the most recent national survey of America’s top law firms. To learn more about MLA, please visit our website at www.mlaglobal.com.