Our Advisory Council

Jay Clayton

Jay Clayton

Mr. Clayton joins One River’s newly formed advisory council following his service as Chair of the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (“SEC”) from May 2017 through December 2020. During his tenure at the SEC, Mr. Clayton focused on initiatives that promoted economic growth, investment opportunity, market integrity and investor protection. Mr. Clayton recently joined Apollo Global Management, Inc. (NYSE: APO) as Lead Independent Director and non-executive Chair of the Board of Directors. Prior to serving as Chairman of the SEC, Mr. Clayton led a distinguished law career, including more than 20 years with Sullivan & Cromwell LLP where he was a member of the management committee and co-managing partner for the firm’s General Practice Group. Mr. Clayton has rejoined Sullivan & Cromwell LLP as Senior Policy Advisor and of counsel as well as returning to his role as an Adjunct Professor at the University of Pennsylvania Carey Law School.