Annette L. Nazareth
Annette L. Nazareth
Senior Counsel, Davis Polk & Wardwell
Vice Chair

Annette L. Nazareth is the chair of the Integrity Council for the Voluntary Carbon Market, an independent governance body for the voluntary carbon market. Nazareth has devoted significant attention to virtually all aspects of the body’s workstreams and represents the Integrity Council in venues across the globe.

Nazareth has decades of experience in financial services regulation and corporate governance. She currently serves as senior counsel at the global law firm Davis Polk & Wardwell, having previously served as a partner of the firm and the head of the Washington, DC, office. She also led the firm’s Trading and Markets practice within the Financial Institutions Group.

Nazareth was a key player in US financial services regulation for nearly a decade, most notably as a commissioner of the US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) and as the SEC’s director of the Division of Trading and Markets.