William and Mary

Scott McCleskey


Occupation : Global Head of Regulatory Intelligence for the Governance, Risk and Compliance at Thomas Reuters, NYC


Class of ‘84

With over twenty years of financial industry experience in New York, Washington, London and Brussels, Scott is responsible for worldwide news, analysis and regulatory data operations covering financial regulation.  Overseas, he spent eight years in Europe and has advised high level regulatory officials in Europe, Asia and the Gulf region.

He’s a well-published author on financial regulation and appears frequently in major news media, including a national award winning editorial column.

He holds a Master’s degree in International Relations from the University of Cambridge and a Master’s degree in Financial Regulation and Compliance Management from London Guildhall University, as well as a Bachelor’s degree in Government from the College of William and Mary.

Appointed:  2012
Class of 2015