Joseph Tedeschi is currently General Counsel, Global Cards at Citi. Previously he was General Counsel for Mergers and Acquisitions and Citi Holdings. He has been at Citi for 11 years. Prior to joining Citi in 2007, Joseph had an extensive in-house legal career principally in the fields of media and publishing for companies such as Dow Jones and Primedia Inc.
He is also a member of the Board of Directors of YYDC, a contemporary dance company based in NY.
Joseph graduated from Harvard magna cum laude with a B.A. in History and Literature and earned his J.D. at the University of Virginia School of Law. Between college and law school Joseph was a teacher of English Literature in the UK pursuant to one of Harvard’s teaching fellowship programs.