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About the 2016 Annual Conference

The Clearing House has a 163-year tradition of addressing the interests of the commercial banking industry in the United States and helping to chart the course of America’s financial industry. The Clearing House's Annual Conference provides a forum for the industry’s leaders to examine the bank regulatory and payments landscape in the post-Dodd-Frank era.

With two and a half days of high-level keynote speakers, in-depth expert panels, and built-in time for networking, there are many opportunities for significant brand exposure and to engage with senior level bank executives on today’s most pressing issues for commercial banks.

2016 Keynote Speakers

  • Ron Chernow, Pulitzer Prize Winning Biographer; Author, Alexander Hamilton
  • Thomas J. Curry, Comptroller of the Currency, Office of the Comptroller of the Currency
  • Michael Hayden, Former Director, Central Intelligence Agency and the National Security Agency
  • Greg Ip, Chief Economics Commentator, The Wall Street Journal; Author, Foolproof
  • Mervyn King, Fellow of the British Academy; Former Governor of the Bank of England and Chairman of the Monetary Policy Committee and Financial Policy Committee (2003-2013)
  • William B. Nelson, President and Chief Executive Officer, FS-ISAC

Past panelists have included senior regulators, business leaders, and key legislators, academics, and reporters.

  • Todd Aadland, Senior Vice President and Payments Security Strategy Leader, Federal Reserve System
  • Anthony Alexis, Enforcement Director, Consumer Financial Protection Bureau
  • James D. Aramanda, President and Chief Executive Officer, The Clearing House Association and Payments Company
  • Gregory Baer, President of the Association and Executive Vice President and General Counsel of the Payments Company, The Clearing House
  • Deborah Bailey, Managing Director, KPMG LLP
  • Nedim Baruh, Executive Director, Operational Risk Capital and Analytics, JPMorgan Chase & Co.
  • Richard Berner, Director, Office of Financial Research
  • Aditya Bhasin, Consumer and Wealth Management CIO, Bank of America
  • Jennifer Calvery, Global Head, Financial Crime Threat Mitigation, HSBC
  • Paul Cantwell, Partner, Oliver Wyman
  • Francesca Carlesi, Global Head of Group Regulatory Affairs, Deutsche Bank
  • Jeffrey N. Carp, Executive Vice President and Chief Legal Officer, State Street Corporation
  • James Chew, Global Head, Regulatory Policy, Group Government Affairs, HSBC Holdings plc
  • James L. Chosy, Executive Vice President and General Counsel, U.S. Bancorp
  • Timothy P. Clark, Deputy Director, Division of Banking Supervision and Regulation, Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System
  • H. Rodgin Cohen, Senior Chairman, Sullivan & Cromwell LLP
  • Sharon Cohen Levin, Partner, WilmerHale
  • David J. Cotney, Former Commissioner, Massachusetts Division of Banks
  • Stephen M. Cutler, Vice Chairman, JPMorgan Chase & Co.
  • Mark D'Arcy, Senior Vice President, Global Head of Operational Risk, State Street Corporation
  • Brandon Victor Dixon, Actor, Hamilton: An American Musical
  • George Doolittle, Executive Vice President, Head of Global Payment Services, Wells Fargo
  • Duncan Douglass, Partner, Alston & Bird LLP
  • Bethany Dugan, Deputy Comptroller for Operational Risk, Office of the Comptroller of the Currency
  • John C. Dugan, Partner, Covington & Burling LLP
  • Doreen R. Eberley, Director, Division of Risk Management Supervision, Financial Deposit Insurance Corporation
  • Mitchell S. Eitel, Partner, Sullivan & Cromwell LLP
  • Douglas Elliot, Partner, Oliver Wyman
  • D. Wilson Ervin, Vice Chairman, Group Executive Office, Credit Suisse
  • Russell Fitzgibbons, Executive Vice President and Chief Risk Officer, The Clearing House
  • Scott Freidenrich, Executive Vice President and Global Treasurer, The Bank of New York Mellon
  • Michael Gibson, Director, Program Direction Section, Banking Supervision and Regulation, Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System
  • Adam Gilbert, Partner, Financial Services Advisory Risk and Regulatory Co-Leader, PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP
  • Alaina Gimbert, Senior Vice President, Associate General Counsel, The Clearing House
  • Jason M. Goldberg, CFA, Managing Director, Barclays
  • Andrew Gracie, Executive Director, Resolution, Bank of England
  • Martin C. Grant, Chief Compliance and Ethics Officer, Senior Vice President, Federal Reserve Bank of New York
  • Betsy Graseck, CFA, Managing Director, Morgan Stanley
  • Randall Guynn, Partner, Davis Polk & Wardwell LLP
  • Adrienne Harris, Special Assistant to the President for Economic Policy, White House National Economic Council
  • William Hartnett, Managing Director, Citigroup, Inc.
  • Gerald L. Hassell, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, The Bank of New York Mellon
  • Bob Hedges, Partner, A.T. Kearney
  • Jason Henrichs, Co-Founder and Managing Director, The FinTech Forge
  • Aaron Henry, General Counsel and Corporate Secretary, MoneyGram International, Inc.
  • Sarah Jane Hughes, University Scholar and Fellow in Commercial Law, Maurer School of Law
  • Oliver Ireland, Partner, Morrison & Foerster LLP
  • Gregory P. Joseph, Founder, Joseph Hage Aaronson LLC
  • Matthew Kabaker, Senior Managing Director, Centerbridge Partners, L.P.
  • Richard K. Kim, Partner, Wachtell, Lipton, Rosen & Katz
  • Aaron Klein, Fellow, The Brookings Institution
  • Michael Krimminger, Partner, Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton LLP
  • Mark L. Krotoski, Partner, Morgan, Lewis & Bockius LLP
  • Steve Ledford, Senior Vice President, Product and Strategy, The Clearing House
  • Chris Leech, Director, McKinsey & Company
  • David Lefferts, Managing Director, Head of Markets and Infrastructures, North America, SWIFT
  • Andreas Lehnert, Deputy Director, Program Direction Section, Financial Stability, Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System
  • Steve Liesman, Senior Economics Reporter, CNBC
  • Hays LIttlejohn, Chief Executive Officer, EBA CLEARING
  • Aaron Lucchetti, Deputy Banking Editor, The Wall Street Journal
  • Eugene Ludwig, Founder and Chief Executive Officer, Promontory Financial Group, LLC
  • Stephen A. Lybarger, Deputy Comptroller, Licensing, Office of the Comptroller of the Currency
  • Gregory J. Lyons, Corporate Partner and Co-Chair, Financial Institutions Group, Debevoise & Plimpton LLP
  • Jim McDade, Senior Vice President, The Clearing House
  • Todd McDonald, Co-Founder, Chief Operating Officer, R3
  • Ben McLannahan, U.S. Banking Editor, Financial Times
  • Beth Mooney, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, KeyCorp
  • Morris Morgan, Examiner-in-Charge, Large Bank Supervision, Office of the Comptroller of the Currency
  • Steve Mott, Principal, BetterBuyDesign
  • Brian T. Moynihan, Chairman of the Board and Chief Executive Officer, Bank of America
  • Javier Muños, Actor, Hamilton: An American Musical
  • Arthur J. Murton, Director, Office of Complex Financial Institutions, Federal Deposit Insurance Corporations
  • Naresh Nagia, Executive Vice President and Chief Risk Officer, CLS Bank International
  • Mario Nava, Director, Financial System Surveillance and Crisis Management, European Commission
  • Sharon L. Nelles, Partner, Sullivan & Cromwell LLP
  • Duncan L. Niederauer, Independent Board Member, Paxos Trust Company
  • Jeremiah O. Norton, Founder and Managing Member, Chain Bridge Partners, LLC
  • Paul Obermeyer, Executive Vice President, Enterprise Technology and Operations Officer, Comerica
  • Tim O'Donnell, Managing Director, PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP
  • Mythili Raman, Partner, Covington & Burling LLP
  • Barnabas W. B. Reynolds, Head of the Global Financial Institutions Advisory and Financial Regulatory Group, Shearman & Sterling LLP
  • William H. Rogers, Jr., Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, SunTrust Banks, Inc.
  • Thierry Roland, Group General Manager, Chief Executive Officer, HSBC Global Banking and Markets, Americas
  • Paris F. Roselli, Senior Vice President of Digital and Telephone Banking and Payments Strategy, M&T Bank
  • Elizabeth Rosenberg,Program Director, Energy, Economics, and Security Program, Center for a New American Security
  • Reena Sahni, Partner, Shearman & Sterling LLP
  • Karen Shaw Petrou, Co-Founder and Managing Partner, Federal Financial Analytics, Inc.
  • Gary Shiffman, Chief Executive Officer, Giant Oak
  • Stuart Sperry, Deputy Associate Director, Federal Reserve Board
  • Gary Stein, Deposits Markets Program Manager, Office of Cards, Payments and Deposits Markets, Consumer Financial Protection Bureau
  • Paul Stoddart, Managing Director of Strategy, Products, Marketing and Business Development, Vocalink
  • Steve Strongin, Head of the Global Investment Research Division, Goldman Sachs & Co.
  • Sung-Hee Suh, Deputy Assistant Attorney General, Criminal Division, The U.S. Department of Justice
  • Christina Tetreault, Staff Attorney, Consumers Union
  • John P. Thompson, Senior Vice President, Center for Financial Services Innovation
  • Shirley Thompson, Senior Vice President, Managing Counsel, Wells Fargo Bank N.A.
  • Alison M. Thro, Assistant General Counsel, Legal Division, Federal Reserve Board
  • John Trohan, Treasurer, MUFG Americas Holdings Corporation; Managing Director, MUFG Union Bank, N.A.
  • Peggy Twohig, Assistant Director for Supervision Policy, Consumer Financial Protection Bureau
  • Glen E. Ulrich, Operations Executive, U.S. Bancorp
  • Kathleen Utecht, Managing Partner, Core Innovation Capital
  • Bruce Van Saun, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, Citizens Financial Group, Inc.
  • Steven C. Van Wyk, Executive Vice President, Head of Technology and Operations, PNC Financial Services Group, Inc.
  • Dominic Venturo, Executive Vice President and Chief Innovation Officer, U.S. Bancorp
  • James von Moltke, Treasurer, Citigroup, Inc.
  • James Wallis, Vice President, Payments Industry and Blockchain, Global Industries, IBM Corporation
  • Ellen M. Warwick, Director, Enforcement and Compliance Division, Office of the Comptroller of the Currency
  • Stephanie G. Wheeler, Partner, Sullivan & Cromwell LLP
  • R. David Whitaker, Senior Counsel, BuckleySandler LLP
  • Ben White, Chief Economic Correspondent, Politico; Contributor; CNBC
  • Suzanne Williams, Deputy Associate Director, Bank Supervision and Regulation, Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System
  • Michael M. Wiseman, Partner, Sullivan & Cromwell LLP
  • Candida P. Wolff, Executive Vice President, Global Government Affairs, Citigroup, Inc.