Charles Gerber, a Senior Adviser to StoneTurn, has more than 30 years of experience in legal, compliance and control matters in financial services, serving as a senior executive and in-house counsel for financial services firms and as a federal prosecutor. Specifically, he has focused on compliance, legal, anti-money laundering, control, privacy and corporate security functions in a global financial institution setting, and on white collar crime matters as a federal prosecutor.
Prior to working with StoneTurn, Charles led the legal and compliance functions of a global financial institution, managing more than 400 legal, compliance, anti-money laundering and corporate security professionals. He advised the CEO, senior executives and board of directors on significant legal, compliance, disclosure, governance, privacy and security matters affecting the firm globally.
Previously, he served as Senior Vice President, Director of Litigation, Associate General Counsel, for an investment banking and brokerage firm. In this role, he managed the in-house legal department, and directly supervised all securities, employment and commercial litigation, both in court and before industry arbitration panels.
Earlier in his career, Charles served as federal prosecutor in the Office of the United States Attorney, Eastern District of New York. He conducted numerous jury trials, grand jury investigations and appellate arguments, primarily involving white-collar fraud and public corruption.
Charles began his career at a commercial litigation and white-collar criminal defense law firm.