Pierre Gentin

General Counsel, McKinsey & Company

Pierre Gentin is General Counsel of McKinsey & Company, Inc. He was a partner in the law firm of Cahill Gordon & Reindel and spent nearly two decades at Credit Suisse where his roles included Global Head of Litigation, Regulatory Enforcement 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, the Touro Synagogue Foundation, and Princeton University's Julis-Rabinowitz Center for Public Policy and Finance. He is co-editor (with Judge Layn Phillips) of a book on the mediation of complex financial disputes and he currently teaches an inter-disciplinary ethics course at the Wharton School of Business. Mr. Gentin was educated at Princeton University and Columbia Law School.