Director of Outside Counsel Management, Citigroup, Inc.
Chris Ochs is Director of Outside Counsel Management at Citi. In this role, Chris has global responsibility for actively managing Citi’s network of panel law firms, optimizing outside counsel spend and ensuring law firm compliance with Citi’s terms of engagement. Prior to joining Citi, Chris was a practicing lawyer at Reed Smith, before taking on several other roles as the firm’s Director of Business Development and Senior Director of Legal Operations. Prior to joining Reed Smith, Chris worked as a consultant at PricewaterhouseCoopers, Aon Consulting and Mercer. He is a graduate of The Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania and holds a JD from Temple University Beasley School of Law.