Pierre Gentin is a Managing Director and Global Head of Litigation for Credit Suisse. He is responsible for the worldwide management of the firm's private litigation, government investigations and regulatory enforcement matters, and employment disputes. He is also the firm's Head of Reputational Risk for the Americas. Mr. Gentin joined Credit Suisse in 1998 from the U.S. Department of Justice where he served as Assistant United States Attorney for the Southern District of New York. Mr. Gentin has taught law as Adjunct Professor of Law at Fordham University and he currently serves on the executive committee of the Practicing Law Institute and as Vice-Chair of the World Economic Forum's Global Agenda Council on Values in Decision-Making. Mr. Gentin received his AB magna cum laude, Phi Beta Kappa, from Princeton University in 1989 and his JD from Columbia University in 1992.