David Onorato

General Counsel at Royal Bank of Canada

David Onorato

David Onorato

General Counsel at Royal Bank of Canada

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Royal Bank of Canada

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Chief Executive Officer at Royal Bank of Canada

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Group Head, RBC Wealth Management, RBC Insurance & RBC Investor & Treasury Services at Royal Bank of Canada

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Global Head of Client Coverage-Asset Managers, Pensions & Sovereign at Royal Bank of Canada

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Chief Executive Officer at RBC Capital Markets LLC

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Group Head, Technology & Operations at Royal Bank of Canada

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Chief Financial Officer, RBC, Asia-Pacific & Chief Operating Officer, RBC Capital Markets, Asia-Pacific at RBC Capital Markets LLC

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Head of Alternative Investments at Royal Bank of Canada

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Chief Executive Officer at City National Rochdale LLC

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Deputy Chairman at RBC Capital Markets LLC

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Managing Director, Head of European Real Estate at RBC Capital Markets LLC

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David Onorato
General Counsel at Royal Bank of Canada
JD, magna cum laude
Class of 1986

Georgetown University Law Center is the law school of Georgetown University, located in Washington, D.C. Established in 1870, the Law Center offers J.D., LL.M., and S.J.D. degrees in law.[5] As the second largest law school in the United States, Georgetown Law often touts the advantages of its wide range of program offerings and proximity to federal agencies and courts, including the Supreme Court

BSBA, cum laude
Class of 1983

Georgetown University is a private research university in Washington, D.C. Founded in 1789, it is the oldest Jesuit and Catholic university in the United States. Georgetown's main campus, located in Washington's Georgetown neighborhood, is noted for Healy Hall, a National Historic Landmark in the Romanesque revival style. Georgetown operates a law center on Capitol Hill and auxiliary campuses in Italy, Turkey, and Qatar.

Career History
General Counsel
2015 - Current

Royal Bank of Canada engages in the provision of banking and financial solutions. It operates through the following segments: Personal and Commercial Banking, Wealth Management, Insurance, Investor and Treasury Services, Capital Markets, and Corporate Support. The Personal and Commercial Banking segment deals with a broad suite of financial products and services in Canada. The Wealth Management segment offers a comprehensive suite of investment, trust, banking, credit, and other wealth management solutions to institutional and individual clients through its distribution channels and third-party distributors. The Insurance segment refers to a range of life, health, home, auto, travel, wealth, group, and reinsurance products. The Investor and Treasury Services segment comprises of asset services and a provider of cash management, transaction banking, and treasury services to institutional clients worldwide. The Capital Markets segment covers banking, finance and capital markets to corporations, institutional investors, asset managers, governments, and central banks around the world. The Corporate Support segment consists of technology and operations services. The company was founded by J. W. Merkell, Edward Kenny, T. C. Kinnear, James B. Duffus, William Cunard, John Tobin, George P. Mitchell and Jeremiah Northup in 1864 and is headquartered in Toronto, Canada.

Prior - 2015

Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer LLP provides legal services. The law firm specializes in business law & advises corporations, financial institutions, and governments around the world. Its practice areas include antitrust & competition, mergers & acquisitions, corporate finance, tax, employment, real estate, intellectual property, and dispute resolution. The company was founded on August 1, 2000 and is headquartered in London, UK.

Deputy General Counsel
2004 - Prior

Bank of America Corp. is a bank and financial holding company, which engages in the provision of banking and nonbank financial services. It operates through the following segments: Consumer Banking, Global Wealth and Investment Management, Global Banking, Global Markets, and All Other. The Consumer Banking segment offers credit, banking, and investment products and services to consumers and small businesses. The Global Wealth and Investment Management provides client experience through a network of financial advisors focused on to meet their needs through a full set of investment management, brokerage, banking, and retirement products. The Global Banking segment deals with lending-related products and services, integrated working capital management and treasury solutions to clients, and underwriting and advisory services. The Global Markets segment includes sales and trading services, as well as research, to institutional clients across fixed-income, credit, currency, commodity, and equity businesses. The All Other segment consists of asset and liability management activities, equity investments, non-core mortgage loans and servicing activities, the net impact of periodic revisions to the mortgage servicing rights (MSR) valuation model for both core and non-core MSRs, other liquidating businesses, residual expense allocations and other.

Political Donations

Partner at Kramer Levin Naftalis & Frankel LLP


Partner at Boies, Schiller & Flexner LLP

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Takeda Pharmaceutical Co., Ltd. purchases Takeda Pharmaceuticals International GmbH from Credit Suisse Group AG, aPriori Capital Partners LP, Coller Capital Ltd., Nordic Capital V Ltd., Avista Capital Partners, Nordic Capital VI Ltd., Coller International Partners IV LP, Coller International Partners V LP, Nordic Capital Ltd.

Awards & Honors
Admitted to the New York Bar
Admitted to the Georgia Bar
Court Admission: US Court of Appeals, Second Circuit
-New York, NY
2014 Argyle Chief Legal Officer Leadership Forum (New York)

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