Financial Services

Rena Miwako Wheaton

Ms. Wheaton is founder and principal of The Wheaton Group, a business consulting and law firm that advises Epson America, Inc. and other clients on business strategies and complex business and finance transactions. During her career of more than 25 years, Ms. Wheaton has honed her ability to resolve business … Read more

Kimberly L. Wilford

Kim joined GoFundMe to manage the legal and compliance obligations of the world’s largest social fundraising platform and to operationalize and expand the charitable initiatives of GoFundMe.org. With almost 20 years of experience helping start-up to publicly-traded company leaders drive innovation and growth, she is a business-minded problem solver with … Read more

Mary Kate Wold

Mary Kate Wold has held leadership positions in the pharmaceutical and life sciences, financial services, legal, and government sectors, including serving as a board director of numerous organizations. She is currently the CEO and a board member of the Church Pension Group (CPG), a pension and financial services company that … Read more

Deborah Thoren-Peden

Deborah Thoren-Peden focuses her Chambers-ranked corporate practice on banking, electronic commerce, privacy, anti-money laundering and Office of Foreign Assets Control regulations.

Debbie co-leads Pillsbury’s Fintech, Payments & Blockchain team, its Consumer & Retail industry team and its Cybersecurity, Privacy, Data Security & Information Use team. She represents and advises … Read more

The Hon. Elisse B. Walter

Elisse B. Walter was appointed Commissioner of the Securities and Exchange Commission by President George W. Bush and served beginning in July 2008. She was designated the 30th Chairman of the SEC by President Barack Obama, and she served as the agency’s leader from December 2012 to April 2013. She … Read more

Barbara Sicalides

Barbara Sicalides is leader of the antitrust and trade regulation practice and partner at the law firm of Pepper Hamilton LLP. Ms. Sicalides built her law practice upon understanding the business goals of her clients and working with the managers and their reports to identify, design and implement strategies consistent … Read more

Jeanne M. Rosendale

Jeanne M. Rosendale, is the former EVP, General Counsel, Chief Compliance Officer and Head of Human Resources for Muriel Siebert Co., Inc, (“Siebert”) an institutional and retail broker-dealer founded by the legendary Muriel F. Siebert, the first woman to own a seat on the New York Stock Exchange. Ms. Rosendale … Read more

Robin Russell

Robin Russell is the Deputy Managing Partner of Hunton Andrews Kurth LLP, a nationally recognized law firm. Prior to her appointment to that position in April 2018, she served as Managing Partner of the Houston office of Andrews Kurth LLP for seven years and co-chaired the firm’s national bankruptcy and … Read more

Helen P. Pudlin

Ms. Pudlin recently retired from the PNC Financial Services Group where she served as Executive Vice President and General Counsel.  She served as General Counsel for more than 18 years and was a member of the Executive Committee of the corporation.  Before joining PNC, she was a partner in the

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Annette Nazareth

Annette Nazareth is a Senior Counsel of Davis Polk & Wardwell. She also currently serves as the Operating Lead of a private-sector led international Taskforce on Scaling Voluntary Carbon Markets. Until recently Ms. Nazareth headed the Trading and Markets practice in Davis Polk’s Financial Institutions Group, which is one of … Read more