Pierre M. Gentin

McKinsey & Company, Inc.

Pierre Gentin is General Counsel of McKinsey & Company. He was a partner in the law firm of Cahill Gordon & Reindel and he spent nearly two decades at Credit Suisse where his roles included Global Head of Litigation, Regulatory Investigations and Employment Law, Head of Reputational Risk for the Americas, and General Counsel for the Research Division. Mr. Gentin also served in the U.S. Department of Justice as an Assistant United States Attorney for the Southern District of New York. Mr. Gentin is a trustee of the Practising Law Institute and is co-editor (with the Hon. Layn R. Phillips, et al.) of a book on the mediation of complex disputes in the financial services industry. In 2008, Mr. Gentin was named a Young Global Leader of the World Economic Forum and he has served on the Forum’s Global Agenda Council. He currently teaches a multi-disciplinary ethics course in the MBA Program at the Wharton School of Business. He earned his B.A. from Princeton and his J.D. from Columbia Law School.

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