Alyssa A. Albertelli
Alyssa Albertelli is the Chief Compliance Officer (CCO) for State Street Global Advisors (SSGA). She is a member of the SSGA Executive Management Group and reports to the Chief Executive Officer of SSGA and CCO of State Street Corporation. She is responsible for fostering a culture within SSGA that recognizes compliance as an integral part of the business environment, assessing and providing advice regarding the impact of changes in regulations and business operations, developing policies and procedures designed to meet SSGA's regulatory obligations and industry best practices, cultivating positive working relationships with regulatory agencies, and supporting SSGA in the execution of its strategic goals and initiatives. Alyssa has served as the CCO since October 2012 and leads a global team of approximately 130 compliance professionals involved in assessing regulatory risk, implementing policies designed to mitigate that risk, and performing monitoring to ensure SSGA is meeting its regulatory requirements.
Alyssa joined SSGA in March 2012 as a Senior Vice President and Chief Legal Officer for SSGA Funds Management, Inc. In that role, she was responsible for the legal teams supporting Global Product and Marketing and the US registered advisory, mutual fund, money market fund, and exchange traded fund businesses.
Previously, Alyssa was a partner at Ropes & Gray LLP and a member of the investment management practice for 15 years. She provided legal advice to investment companies, their independent directors, and investment advisers. Alyssa also counseled clients in the establishment, registration, and operation of retail and institutional fund products. She represented clients in merger and acquisition transactions, as well the post-merger integration of operations and products. In addition, she assisted clients experiencing or anticipating compliance, examination, enforcement, or other regulatory issues with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission and other regulatory agencies. Prior to joining Ropes & Gray, Alyssa was an associate in the investment management group at K&L Gates for two years. She worked in finance in the mutual fund industry before attending law school.
Alyssa earned her Juris Doctor from Boston University School of Law, cum laude, and Master of Business Administration from Boston University School of Management. She earned her Bachelor of Arts in economics and finance from Simmons College.
- Years At SSGA : 5
- Industry Start Date : 1988
- College : Boston University School of Law