About the Author
President of Gary DeWaal and Associates, LLC, a consulting firm specializing in the financial services industry and regulatory matters. Previously he served as Senior Managing Director and General Counsel of Newedge as well as a member of Newedge’s governing Executive Committee. Newedge was created by the merger of Calyon Financial and Fimat, which he joined in March 1995. Previously Gary worked for the CFTC’s Division of Enforcement.
In 2010, Gary was selected as one of the top five general counsels in the world by the International Law Office in association with the Association of Corporate Counsel. He is frequently quoted in the media for his thoughts on the international financial services industry. His website is www.garydewaalandassociates.com.