Assistant Secretary of the Treasury for Financial Markets

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The Assistant Secretary of the Treasury for Financial Markets is an official in the United States Department of the Treasury who heads the Office of Financial Markets.

According to U.S. statute, there are ten Assistant Secretaries of the Treasury appointed by the President of the United States with the advice and consent of the United States Senate.[1] The Assistant Secretary of the Treasury for Financial Markets reports to the Under Secretary of the Treasury for Domestic Finance, who in turn reports to the United States Secretary of the Treasury and the United States Deputy Secretary of the Treasury.

List of Assistant Secretaries of the Treasury for Financial Markets (Incomplete)[edit]

Name Assumed Office Left Office President Appointed By Secretary Served Under
Gary Gensler[2] 1997 1998 Bill Clinton Robert Rubin
Lewis A. Sachs[3] 1999 2001 Bill Clinton Lawrence Summers
Richard S. Carnell[4] 2001 2004 George W. Bush Paul O'Neill, John W. Snow
Timothy S. Bitsberger[5] 2004 2005 George W. Bush John W. Snow
Anthony Ryan[6] 2006 2008 George W. Bush Henry Paulson
Mary J. Miller[7] February 2010 August 2012 Barack Obama Timothy Geithner
Matthew S. Rutherford August 2012 Barack Obama Timothy Geithner
Jack Lew

References[edit]

  1. ^ 31 U.S.C. § 301(e)
  2. ^ Little Sis Profile
  3. ^ Little Sis Profile
  4. ^ Profile from Sacred Heart University
  5. ^ Profile from RevolvingDoor.com
  6. ^ Biography from Fidelity Investments
  7. ^ Profile from WhoRunsGov