September 18, 2019 Exchequer Club Meeting

Judith Erwin, Chief Executive Officer, Grasshopper Bank N.A., will be our guest speaker at the Exchequer Club luncheon on Wednesday, September 18, 2019. Judith has been in commercial banking for 35 years with the most recent 20 years focused in venture banking and the venture capital ecosystem, first in the San Francisco Bay Area and then in New York City for the past 10 years. Currently Judith is the founding CEO for the first digital commercial bank in the US, Grasshopper Bank N.A. Judith’s career journey began in 1982 after graduating from college. 1982 was a time of...

July 17, 2019 Exchequer Club Meeting

Kathy Kraninger, Director, Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, will be our guest speaker at the Exchequer Club luncheon on Wednesday, July 17, 2019. Kathy Kraninger became Director of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau in December, 2018. From her early days as a Peace Corps volunteer, to her role establishing the Department of Homeland Security, to her policy work at the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) to the CFPB, Director Kraninger has dedicated her career to public service. Director Kraninger came to the CFPB from the Office of Management and Budget, where as a Policy Associate Director she oversaw the budgets for...

June 19, 2019 Exchequer Club Lunch

Brian Brooks, Chief Legal Officer, CoinBase, will be our guest speaker at the Exchequer Club luncheon on Wednesday, June 19, 2019. Brian Brooks is Chief Legal Officer of Coinbase, an $8 billion Silicon Valley startup that is one of the largest digital currency platforms in the world. At Coinbase, Brian is responsible for the company’s legal, compliance, internal audit, government relations, and global intelligence groups. Brian is deeply involved in the financial technology sector, serving as a member of the board of directors of Avant Inc., a major marketplace lending and technology platform company; a founding advisor of...

May 15, 2019 Luncheon Meeting

Briget Polichene is Chief Executive Officer of the Institute of International Bankers. The IIB’s mission is to help resolve the many special legislative, regulatory, tax and compliance issues confronting internationally headquartered financial institutions that engage in banking, securities and insurance activities in the United States. Collectively, the U.S. operations of internationally headquartered banks contribute significantly to the U.S. economy and to the depth, liquidity and vitality of the U.S. financial markets. Prior to joining the IIB on April 23, 2018, Briget was Vice President and Head of Federal Government Relations at MetLife, where she developed and executed MetLife’s...

April 17, 2019 Luncheon Meeting

Andrew Olmem, Special Assistant to the President for Financial Policy, will be our guest at the Exchequer Club luncheon on Wednesday, April 17, 2019. Andrew Olmem serves as Special Assistant to the President for Financial Policy. Olmem was previously a partner at Venable, LLP in Washington, D.C. He served as the Republican Chief Counsel and Deputy Staff Director at the U.S. Senate Committee on Banking, Housing and Urban Affairs and was on the staff of the Committee from 2005 until 2013. Olmem began his legal career practicing corporate and securities law at Mayer Brown. Prior to attending law school, he...

November 28, 2018 Luncheon Meeting

Hester M. Peirce the Commissioner of the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission , will be our guest speaker at the Exchequer Club luncheon on Wednesday, November 28, 2018. Read More… The lunch will be held at The Mayflower Hotel. To RSVP, please contact the club at exchequer@exchequerclub.com. To pay online click here. You may also pay at the luncheon by check or credit card, or contact Andress Green at 202-350-4099 or andress.green@financialservices.org.