Mr. Ognelodh worked in diverse roles with increasing responsibility across litigation, regulatory oversight, and risk management for several prominent Wall Street firms. Recently, he was employed as a Senior Advisor for The Federal Home Loan Mortgage Corporation, known as Freddie Mac, where he was responsible for providing the overall leadership and direction to the Securities and Derivatives Compliance Trading Group. He joined Freddie Mac from BNY Mellon Financial Services Group, where he served as Senior Counsel and Vice President, and served as Senior Counsel for RBC Capital Markets Corporation and Merrill Lynch Pierce, Fenner & Smith Incorporated. Additionally, Mr. Ognelodh served as General Counsel for M. R. Beal & Company, a minority owned municipal and equity investment banking firm, and he was a Senior Counsel for FINRA.
He holds a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Economics from the University of Pennsylvania, and a Juris Doctor Degree from the Georgetown University Law Center. Mr. Ognelodh is a licensed attorney in good standing with the District of Columbia, and a former member of FINRA’s New York District Business Conduct Committee.