Expert resume of Scott L. Flood
Managing Director and General Counsel of SMBC Group, Americas Division; former Managing Director and General Counsel of the Markets & Securities Services Division, Citigroup Institutional Clients Group legal team.
Scott L. Flood is a Managing Director and General Counsel of SMBC Group, Americas Division and SMBC Americas Holdings, Inc. (SMBCAH), its U.S. bank holding company. In this role, Scott is responsible for overseeing the legal function for SMBC Group across the Americas, advising the Board and other senior executives on legal and regulatory issues.
Scott joined SMBC from Citigroup, where he was a Managing Director and General Counsel of the Markets & Securities Services legal team. In this role, Scott led a global team, supporting sales and trading businesses, including fixed income, currencies and commodities, equities, derivatives, structured and other securitized products, municipals, prime brokerage, agency lending, and global custody. He has also served as General Counsel and Corporate Secretary of Citigroup Global Markets Inc., and advised treasury, risk, compliance, operations, human resources, and financial reporting departments on legal, regulatory, employee, and credit matters.
Prior to joining Citigroup, Scott was with White & Case, and was a law clerk in the U.S. District Court for the District of Massachusetts. He earned his B.A. in economics from Amherst College, and his J.D. from Harvard Law School. Scott is admitted to practice in New York and Massachusetts and is active on several industry committees.