Mr. Riegel is the Head of U.S. Regulatory Initiatives, responsible for U.S. advocacy of Société Générale. He also serves as senior counsel for Société Générale on Security-Based Swap Dealer registration and the Volcker Rule, as well as other regulatory change projects.
Prior to joining Société Générale, Mr. Riegel was a Director and Senior Counsel at another financial institution. Previously, Mr. Riegel was an associate at Davis Polk, where he represented financial institutions on financial regulatory matters, as well as with respect to OTC and capital markets transactions.
Mr. Riegel holds a Master of Laws from Columbia University, where he was a James Kent scholar, a JD equivalent in German law from the University of Freiburg, Germany, and a DEUG in French law from the University Jean Moulin, Lyon, France.