April 24 - 27, 2022
The Ritz-Carlton, Grand Cayman

Ryan VanGrack
Managing Director and Senior Deputy GC at Citadel


Ryan VanGrack is Senior Deputy General Counsel of Citadel, responsible for managing the legal and regulatory affairs functions across the company, including overseeing all regulatory investigations and examinations globally. Mr. VanGrack previously served at the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission as Senior Advisor to Chair Mary Jo White, providing counsel on a broad range of regulatory matters, including enforcement, examinations, investment advisers, cybersecurity, and FinTech. Prior to his time at the SEC, Mr. VanGrack served in the White House under President Obama as Deputy Associate Counsel, where he oversaw the selection and confirmation of the President’s Cabinet and handled congressional investigations. Before joining the government, Mr. VanGrack was an attorney at Williams & Connolly. He received a bachelor’s degree from Duke University and a law degree from Harvard Law School.

Agenda Sessions

  • SEC 2021 update – Examining the latest priorities and exam questions. Please note that this session will not be recorded.