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Brown Bag Lunch: Resolution Planning
Sullivan & Cromwell
1700 New York Ave, NW., Suite 700
Washington, DC 20006
Thursday, May 30, 2019, 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM EDT
Category: Events

WHF Brown Bag Lunch: Resolution Planning 

WHF Brown Bag Lunches are open to members only, at no charge. Not a member? Call WHF at 703-683-4742 and we will be happy to assist in signing you up for membership.

This event is off the record.  

Pamela Farwig, Deputy Director, Division of Resolutions and Receiverships, FDIC
Andrea Tokheim, Special Counsel, Sullivan & Cromwell 


Our panel of experts will discuss the current state of resolution plans for the nation’s largest financial firms as well as preparations, in these times of few bank failures, for the possibility that stretch may not last. 

Date: May 30, 2019 
Time: 12:00 - 1:00 pm 
Location: Sullivan & Cromwell, 1700 New York Avenue, NW #700, Washington DC 20006
Metro: Accessible via Farragut West or North Metro stop 


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Speaker Bios

Ms. Farwig joined the FDIC Division of Supervision and Consumer Protection in 1988 as a bank examiner in the Kansas City Region. She was subsequently promoted to Case Manager in the New York Regional Office in 1996. In 1999, Ms. Farwig was promoted to Assistant Regional Director for the Kansas City Region. On October 15, 2006, Ms. Farwig was appointed Associate Director for the Franchise and Asset Marketing Branch for the Division of Resolutions and Receiverships, Dallas, Texas. On December 31, 2010, Ms. Farwig was appointed Deputy Director for the Franchise and Asset Marketing for the Division of Resolutions and Receiverships in Washington, DC. The Deputy Director is responsible for overseeing the resolution of failing banks and the management and marketing of failed bank and thrift assets nationwide.Ms. Farwig participated in the 1997 Women's Executive Leadership Program and 2007 Federal Executive Institute’s Leadership for a Democratic Society program. She is a graduate of the Graduate School of Banking, Madison, Wisconsin, and holds business administration degrees in accounting and management from Rockhurst University, Kansas City, Missouri. Ms. Farwig obtained the Certified Regulatory Compliance Manager designation in 2006.

Andrea Tokheim focuses on U.S. regulation of international and domestic banks. She advises on issues relating to resolution planning, organization structure, ownership and control issues, non-banking activities, affiliate transactions, and anti-money laundering compliance, including the USA PATRIOT Act. Ms. Tokheim has significant experience with the commodity trading-related activities of banking organizations and bank capital requirements. She has also advised clients on regulatory investigations and enforcement actions, including anti-money laundering concerns and consumer compliance matters. Before joining the Firm, she was counsel in the legal division of the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System in Washington, D.C., where from 2004 to 2009 she focused on issues related to the Board’s role as the primary federal regulator of U.S. bank holding companies and the U.S. operations of international banking organizations, as well as a wide variety of issues relating to the financial crisis. Ms. Tokheim was closely involved in the Board’s decision to permit certain bank holding companies to engage in energy tolling and energy management activities. She also has significant experience with the “push-out” provisions of the Gramm-Leach-Bliley Act.