B.A., Duke; Master of Advanced Studies, Université de Toulouse; J.D., Columbia
Linda Jeng is the Global Head of Policy & Special Counsel at the fintech startup, Transparent, where she leads policy, regulatory and product strategy. She is also a Visiting Scholar on Financial Technology and Adjunct Professor of Law at Georgetown University Law Center. Her research interests include open banking, digital currencies, data rights and customer liability.
Previously, she was with the Federal Reserve Board of Governors as well as the Financial Stability Board based in Basel, Switzerland. At the Fed, she chaired the Basel Committee’s working group on open banking. She devoted most of her career to financial stability and Too-Big-To-Fail regulatory reform, including working on the Dodd-Frank Act at the U.S. Senate and on G20-led international initiatives at the U.S. Treasury Department. Professor Jeng has worked at the Securities & Exchange Commission, the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency, and a global bank in Paris. She has a J.D. from Columbia Law School, a Master of Advanced Studies from Université de Toulouse, France, and a B.A. from Duke University.