Mitch Gendel joined Emerald in May 2020 and serves as General Counsel and Corporate Secretary. Mitch leads all aspects of Emerald’s legal and corporate affairs, including securities and compliance, merger and acquisition, corporate governance and Board matters, equity plans and agreements, financial reporting obligations, and litigation.
Mitch has over 30 years of legal experience, including public company securities and compliance, employment and real estate matters, as well as merger and acquisition and financing/capital market transactions. He also has experience supporting marketing companies and creative talent. Before joining Emerald, Mitch served as EVP, General Counsel and Corporate Secretary at MDC Partners. Prior to joining MDC Partners, he served as Vice President and Associate General Counsel at Interpublic Group of Companies. Mitch has a B.A. in Psychology from Cornell University and a J.D. from Emory University School of Law.
Mitch resides in New York City with his wife and two daughters.