Bryon Koepke is senior vice president, chief securities counsel for Avis Budget Group, Inc.. In his position Mr. Koepke is responsible for a wide variety of legal affairs of the Company, including securities, corporate finance, litigation, regulatory and compliance, legal operations, corporate governance and public company reporting. Prior to joining Avis Budget Group, Mr. Koepke was securities counsel and assistant secretary for Caterpillar Inc. where he managed securities, corporate finance, financial reporting and corporate governance matters for Caterpillar and its financial subsidiary, Caterpillar Financial Services Corp. Before working as a corporate attorney, Mr. Koepke served as a senior attorney within the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission. Mr. Koepke received his bachelor’s degree from Vanderbilt University, his Juris Doctorate degree from Washburn University Law School and his LL.M. from the Georgetown University Law Center.