Salzburg Global Seminar Session Participant Profiles
Mon 18 Aug - Wed 20 Aug, 2014

Edward Greene Edward Greene (Faculty)

Country/Region: United States of America

Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton LLP

Senior Counsel, Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton, New York

Most Recently Attended: (2013)
Out of the Shadows: Regulation for the Non-Banking Financial Sector

Biography:
Edward F. GREENE was a partner and is now senior counsel at Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton LLP in New York. He formerly served as the general counsel of Citigroup’s Institutional Clients Group, New York. He was the first licensed foreign lawyer to be admitted to practice law in Japan in 1987. From 1981 to 1982, Mr. Greene served as general counsel for the US Securities and Exchange Commission and earlier as director of the Division of Corporation Finance. Mr. Greene has been an adjunct professor of law at the University of Pennsylvania and Georgetown University Law Center and was appointed the Nomura Chair of International Securities Regulation by the law faculty of the University of Tokyo. He has written extensively on securities law issues, and is a co-author of US Regulation of the International Securities and Derivatives Markets. He received an LL.B. degree from Harvard Law School and an undergraduate degree from Amherst College. He has served as a faculty member on Sessions 456 Sovereign Wealth Funds in 2008, 480, The Rule of Law in a Globalized World, in 2011, 492, Financial Regulation: Bridging Global Differences, in 2012 and 516, Out of the Shadows: Regulation for the Non-Banking Financial Sector, in 2013.

Media files from Edward Greene

Sovereign Wealth Funds: A Growing Global Force

Strengthening the rule-of-law in supervision of international financial firms: The need for a multilateral, treaty-based framework (PowerPoint Presentation)

The role of Law and Capital Markets