June 03, 2013
U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission
Washington, D.C., June 3, 2013 — Securities and
Exchange Commission Chair Mary Jo White today announced that she
has appointed Robert E. Rice as her Chief Counsel.
A former federal prosecutor, Mr. Rice comes to the SEC from
Deutsche Bank AG in New York, where he was head of governance,
litigation and regulation for the Americas, and the global co-head
of its governance, litigation and regulation operating
As Chief Counsel, Mr. Rice will serve as a senior legal and
policy advisor to the Chair and provide advice and counsel on a
wide variety of regulatory matters.