David M. Wong
David M. Wong is responsible for enterprise risk management at Chicago-based CME Group, the world's largest and most diverse derivatives exchange. David is responsible for developing the organization's framework and practices for acknowledging and managing risks that could materially impact the organization's ability to achieve its financial, strategic, and operational objectives. Additionally, he leads the organization's Risk Management Team, which is a cross-functional committee consisting of senior leaders from each CME Group division that meets regularly to identify, discuss, address, and monitor enterprise-relevant risks.
Before joining CME Group, David was a first vice president of risk management at LaSalle Bank ABN AMRO, where he helped lead the organization's efforts to develop an ERM program. And prior to joining LaSalle Bank, he was a manager in Deloitte's Enterprise Risk Services group, where he assisted and advised numerous clients on identifying, evaluating, and managing risks across their organizations.
David earned a bachelor's degree in accountancy from the University of Illinois, an M.B.A. from the Kellogg School of Business at Northwestern University, and a certificate in Strategic Decisions and Risk Management from Standford University. He continues to stay involved in academia by serving as a clinical professor at DePaul University Kellstadt Graduate School of Business's Center for Strategy, Execution, and Valuation and Strategic Risk Management Lab. He has also served on the faculty of the American Bankers Association Stonier National Graduate School of Banking at the University of Pennsylvania.