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Vlad Marinescu Appointed Interim Chief Audit Officer




​​​​Vlad Marinescu has been appointed as the California State University's (CSU) Interim Chief Audit Officer. Marinescu will oversee the CSU's Division of Audit and Advisory Services and assume his new role on July 1, 2020. The division conducts and completes independent and objective operational and compliance audits, internal control reviews, investigations and advisory services to add value and improve operations across the university.

Since 2006, Marinescu has served in a variety of roles for Mattel culminating in his most recent position as Director, Internal Audit. Marinescu has previous experience in the public sector, having served as a senior auditor for the Long Beach City Auditor's Office.

A product of the CSU, Marinescu earned a bachelor's degree from California State University, Long Beach.

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