General Counsel, DTCC at The Depository Trust & Clearing Corporation
Ann Shuman is General Counsel of DTCC, responsible for overseeing the company’s legal, compliance, corporate governance and regulatory relations functions. She was appointed General Counsel in February 2017 and serves as a member of DTCC’s Management Committee. She has extensive experience with financial services regulation, particularly the regulation of central counterparties. Shuman joined DTCC in January 2014 as Managing Director & Deputy General Counsel. Prior to joining DTCC, she was Managing Director & Deputy General Counsel of CME Group Inc. Shuman served as a senior executive at CME Group for thirteen years, holding positions of increasing responsibility in the legal and corporate development functions, in which she worked on many of the company’s significant strategic transactions. Prior to joining CME Group, she practiced law at Sidley & Austin in Chicago. Shuman received her B.A. from Trinity University in 1990 and her J.D. from the University of Chicago Law School in 1996, and served as a law clerk to the Hon. E. Grady Jolly of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit.