FORMER AICPA LAWYER TAKES THE HELM AT SEC.
As the SEC's top dog, Pitt, who is a Republican, will oversee many of the industries he used to represent as a partner with the New York-based law firm of Fried, Frank, Harris, Shriver & Jacobson. Pitt's clients have included the Big Five, brokerage houses, the NYSE, the AICPA, the Securities Industry Association and the Investment Company Institute.
Pitt was involved in negotiations with the SEC regarding its proposals to limit auditor independence by preventing accountants from engaging in consulting services.
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|Title Annotation:||Harvey Pitt|
|Article Type:||Brief Article|
|Date:||Sep 1, 2001|
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