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Hon. Troy A. Paredes

Hon. Troy A. Paredes

Founder, Paredes Strategies LLC
New York, NY, USA

Troy A. Paredes is the founder of Paredes Strategies LLC. From 2008-2013, Paredes was a Commissioner of the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission, having been appointed by President George W. Bush. At the SEC, Paredes was a strong advocate for small business and the JOBS Act, for solving the information overload problem of securities law disclosure, and for rigorous cost-benefit analysis. Since leaving government, Paredes has had an active consulting practice. Paredes advises on financial regulation, corporate governance, compliance, governmental and regulatory affairs, and administrative agency process. He also serves as an expert and adviser in regulatory enforcement investigations and actions and in private litigation involving securities law and corporate law, and he has been an independent compliance consultant/monitor. Before becoming an SEC Commissioner, Paredes was a professor of law at Washington University in St. Louis and a professor of business (by courtesy) at Washington University’s Olin Business School. Currently, he is a Distinguished Scholar in Residence at NYU School of law and a Lecturer on Law at Harvard Law School. He also has served as the Distinguished Policy Fellow and Lecturer at the University of Pennsylvania Law School. Paredes is the author of numerous academic articles on financial regulation, corporate governance, innovation, and behavioral economics, and he is a co-author (beginning with the 4th edition) of a multi-volume securities regulation treatise with Louis Loss and Joel Seligman entitled Securities Regulation. In addition to his writing, Paredes co-hosts a podcast on fintech called “Appetite for Disruption.” Paredes is a senior advisor at CamberView Partners, a member of the board of advisors at StreetShares, a member of the compliance advisory council at Balyasny Asset Management, and a member of the board of directors at NAVEX Global. He served on the board of directors of Electronifie from 2015-2017. Paredes holds a bachelor’s degree in economics from UC Berkeley and earned his J.D. from Yale Law School.
Hon. Troy A. Paredes is associated with the following items:
Web Segment  Web Segment Corporation Finance - SEC Speaks in 2017, Tuesday, February 28, 2017
MP3 Audio  MP3 Audio Corporation Finance - Corporation Finance, Tuesday, February 28, 2017
MP4 - Mobile Video Seg  MP4 - Mobile Video Seg Corporation Finance - Corporation Finance, Tuesday, February 28, 2017
On-Demand Web Programs  On-Demand Web Programs SEC Speaks in 2017, Friday, March 03, 2017, Washington, DC
Live Seminar  Live Seminar The SEC Speaks in 2018, Friday, February 23, 2018, Washington, DC
Live Webcast  Live Webcast The SEC Speaks in 2018, Friday, February 23, 2018, Washington, DC

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