August 20, 2021

SEC Enforcement: Sanjay Wadhwa Named Deputy Director

The SEC has announced the appointment of Sanjay Wadhwa as Deputy Director of the Division of Enforcement – effective immediately. Sanjay has served at the SEC since 2003. He’s moving into this role from the SEC’s New York Regional Office, where he co-led 150 Enforcement personnel as Senior Associate Director. He also previously served in additional roles in the Enforcement Division, including Deputy Chief of the Market Abuse Unit and Assistant Director in NYRO.

The press release also calls out Melissa Hodgman and Kelly Gibson for their leadership service during this transition and says they’ll continue to be instrumental advisers to Chair Gensler and the Division.

Liz Dunshee