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Jonathan Pedersen

Jonathan Pedersen

Credit Suisse
General Counsel, Asia-Pacific
Hong Kong, HKG

Jon Pedersen is a Managing Director and the Regional General Counsel for Asia Pacific, based in Hong Kong. He is also Co-General Counsel of the Investment Banking Division, focused on the Investment Banking Department since March 2008. Mr Pedersen is also the Head of Reputational Risk and of Regulatory Relations in Asia Pacific. 

Prior to joining Credit Suisse in April 2006, Mr Pedersen was a Partner at Kirkland & Ellis LLP in New York since 2003. Before joining Kirkland & Ellis, Mr Pedersen was a Partner at Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom in New York and Hong Kong, where he covered the Asia Pacific region for over ten years, practicing in the areas of corporate finance and acquisitions.

Mr Pedersen holds a BA from Princeton University and a JD from Yale Law School.


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