SEC Chairman Schapiro to Leave Dec. 14; President Designates Commissioner Walter to Step Up to Chair

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SEC Chairman Schapiro to Leave Dec. 14; President Designates Commissioner Walter to Step Up to Chairman

11/27/2012
              

Outgoing Chair Mary L. Schapiro           Incoming Chair Elisse B, Walter       

Following the announcement by the U.S. Securities amd Exchange Commission (SEC) the morning of Nov. 26, 2012 that Chairman Mary L. Schapiro was leaving the Commission on Dec. 14, 2012, a statement was released by President Barack Obama later that day thanking Chairman Schapiro for her service and designating Commissioner Elisse Walter as the new chairman upon Schapiro's departure

Read more about the changing of the guard at the SEC in the FEI blog post: Incoming SEC Chairman Elisse Walter: Not Only a Lawyer - But A Math Major, and Daughter of a CPA!