The SEC named Dr. Jeffrey H. Harris as Director of the Division of Economic and Risk Analysis. Currently, Dr. Harris is a professor, and the Gary D. Cohn Goldman Sachs Chair in Finance, at the Kogod School of Business at American University. Previously, he served as Chief Economist of the CFTC, worked with the SEC and the Nasdaq Stock Market, and held a variety of other academic positions.
The SEC named Dalia Blass as Director of the Division of Investment Management. Most recently, Ms. Blass was a partner at Ropes & Gray LLP. She held various roles at the SEC for over ten years, including as Assistant Chief Counsel for Investment Management.