Senior Counsel, Davis Polk and Wardwell; Chair of the Integrity Council for
the Voluntary Carbon Market
Annette L. Nazareth currently serves as the Chair of the Integrity Counsel for Voluntary Carbon Markets (IC-VCM), the governance body launched by the Taskforce on Scaling Voluntary Carbon Markets, where she served as Operating Lead. She is a Senior Counsel at Davis Polk & Wardwell, where she previously headed the firm’s Washington, DC office and led the firm’s Trading and Markets practice within the Financial Institutions Group. Annette was a key player in U.S. financial services regulation for nearly a decade, having served as a Commissioner of the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission and as the Director of the Division of Trading and Markets. Earlier in her career she had senior legal roles at several investment banks.