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Megan Diaz Ellinghaus

Deputy General Counsel

120 Wall Street, 15th Floor, New York, New York 10005, United States

Megan Diaz Ellinghaus, JD serves as Catalyst’s Deputy General Counsel for its US headquarters and global affiliates. She also serves on Catalyst’s AI Task Force and served for four years on the Catalyst Award Evaluation Committee. In her role as Deputy General Counsel, Megan:

Megan brings over 15 years of general corporate, governance, transactional, intellectual property, and non-profit experience both as outside and in-house counsel. She has advised companies on operating, legal, strategic, and structural issues, including reorganizations, middle market financing, and M&A transactions. She has also worked with companies in overseeing compliance programs, HR and employee matters, and outside counsel, both domestic and international. She has regularly advised boards of directors and executives on fiduciary duties and best practices.