Michele Siano

Managing Director, Compliance and Operational Risk Executive, Citigroup Global Markets Inc.

Michele Siano is a Managing Director in Citi’s Global Independent Compliance Risk Management (ICRM) Department.  She has been the Global Chief Compliance Officer (CCO): Ethics and Conduct Risk Management since the summer of 2018. Ms. Siano has held a number of positions within ICRM from 2011 through 2018, including CCO of Global Investment Banking and Research Compliance, Global Control Group and Research Clearance, NAM Treasury and Trade Solutions, and head of the Canada ICRM team across all products.  Ms. Siano was also the interim CCO of Privacy and Records Management, Bank and Financial Holding Compliance, and Risk and Finance Compliance from July 2017 until September 2018. Ms. Siano joined Citi’s Legal Department in 2003 and rejoined Citi in 2011 in ICRM.  Prior to re-joining Citi, Ms. Siano was a Senior Vice President in the Compliance Department at D. E. Shaw & Co., L.P. She was previously at Citi in the Legal Department until 2009.  Prior to joining Citi in 2003, Ms. Siano had been a Corporate Vice President at UBS Financial Services in the Regulatory Legal Group and started her career at the law firm of Davis Polk & Wardwell.  Ms. Siano graduated cum laude, Order of the Barrister, from Brooklyn Law School, and holds a Master of Arts in the History of Art from New York University, where she also received her Bachelor’s Degree.