Lucas (Luke) C. Wilson

ACA Compliance Group


Luke joined ACA in Nov 2006 and is a Managing Director and PE Practice Leader. Luke specializes in SEC compliance for advisers to private equity funds and other types of private funds. In this role, he coordinates the development, implementation, and maintenance of customized compliance programs. Luke also coordinates and conducts mock regulatory examinations, supports ACA clients during actual SEC examinations, and performs annual compliance program reviews. Further, he specializes in identifying client-specific risks and conflicts of interest. In addition to his consulting work, Luke speaks at industry events, participates on panels of industry experts, and writes articles on current compliance issues for widely read industry periodicals.

Prior to joining ACA, Luke served as a Securities Compliance Examiner at the SEC’s Chicago Regional Office. While at the SEC, Luke took part in or led several examinations that were referred to the SEC’s Division of Enforcement for further investigation. Luke also participated in Risk Targeted Examination Sweeps of advisers to private funds and high-yield municipal bond funds, as well as exams conducted pursuant to Chairman Cox’s Senior Initiative. Luke graduated cum laude from the University of Dayton with a B.S. in Finance.