Leanne Fitzgerald named as ACV first chief legal officer 

ACV, a digital auto auction firm, has appointed Leanne Fitzgerald (pictured) as its first ever chief legal officer. Fitzgerald will report to ACV ceo George Chamoun 

Fitzgerald joins ACV from Cerence, a developer of AI software for automobiles, where she most recently served as general counsel and secretary. Prior to that, she held leadership roles at Nuance Communications, a health care industry AI developer, and EMC Corp., a software firm.