Dank Pinckney joined Deephaven in January 2015 as General Counsel and Chief Compliance Officer. In this role, he is responsible for legal and regulatory compliance, counter risk and vendor management and human resources. Prior to Deephaven, Dank served as EVP for HSBC Holdings, PLC as head of general compliance and counterparty risk. Prior to HSBC, he was a partner at Katten Muchin Rosenman, a national law firm specializing in mortgage, consumer finance and counter party risk. Dank is a licensed attorney in North Carolina and received his J.D. from University of South Carolina and undergraduate degree from Washington & Lee University.