Patrick Kenadjian

Senior Counsel, Davis Polk & Wardwell London LLP, London

Patrick Kenadjian is an adjunct professor at the Goethe University in Frankfurt am Main, Germany, where he teaches courses on the financial crisis and financial reform, and mergers and acquisitions at the Institute for Law and Finance. He has recently chaired conferences at the University in Frankfurt on Bank Culture and Ethics, the EU's Capital Markets Union initiative, the EU's Bank Recovery and Resolution Directive and the EU's Collective Action Clause initiative. He speaks frequently on topics related to financial reform, including "too big to fail," the architecture of financial supervision, and the new regulatory environment in the US and the EU. Mr. Kenadjian is senior counsel at Davis Polk & Wardwell London LLP. He was a partner of the firm from 1984 to 2010, during which time he opened the firm's Tokyo and Frankfurt offices in 1987 and 1991, respectively, and he spent over twenty-five years in its European and Asian offices. He is a Fellow of several Salzburg Global Seminar sessions.

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