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Citigroup appoints former U.S. Treasury official as general counsel


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(Reuters) – Citigroup Inc (NYSE:) has named former U.S. Treasury official McIntosh as its new general counsel and corporate secretary, Chief Executive Officer Jane Fraser wrote in a memo to employees on Monday.

McIntosh will replace Rohan Weerasinghe at the bank. Weerasinghe will be leaving the bank after almost a decade of service. He will remain on the payroll until the end.

According to the memo, the incoming general counsel was previously the U.S. Department of the Treasury’s under secretary for international affairs. He helped design policies that would combat the effects of the COVID-19 epidemic.

According to the memo, McIntosh also served in senior positions at the White House as well as the U.S. Department of Justice. Prior to joining the Treasury, he was a partner at law firm Sullivan & Cromwell.

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