Chief Compliance Officer & Assistant General Counsel

Howard Felson is Chief Compliance Officer and Assistant General Counsel and has been with Trian since September 2010. From January 2006 through August 2010, Mr. Felson served as Senior Compliance Officer and Regulatory Counsel for the Investment & Wealth Management Division of Brown Brothers Harriman & Co. He was previously an Associate in the Private Equity and Venture Capital Group at Weil, Gotshal & Manges LLP. Prior to that, he was an Associate in the Corporate Department at Simpson Thacher & Bartlett LLP. Mr. Felson received a J.D. and LL.M. from Duke University School of Law and a B.B.A., with High Distinction, from the University of Michigan Business School.


J.D., Duke University School of Law
LL.M., Duke University School of Law
B.B.A., University of Michigan Business School