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Peter Germain

  • Executive Vice President, Chief Legal Officer, General Counsel and Secretary, Federated Hermes, Inc.

As chief legal officer of Federated Hermes, Inc., Peter Germain plays a strategic role in the company's legal and regulatory initiatives, and also oversees the internal audit, compliance and risk functions of the firm. Peter also serves as executive vice president, general counsel and secretary of the company. He has been with the company since 1984 and was appointed chief legal officer in 2017. Peter is also an adjunct professor of law at Duquesne University's School of Law.

Proven leadership

  • Joseph
    Bartolacci

    • President and Chief Executive Officer, Matthews International Corporation
    • Director, Federated Hermes, Inc.
  • Gordon
    Ceresino

    • Vice Chairman, Federated Hermes, Inc.
    • President, Federated International Management Limited
    • President, Federated International Securities Corp.
  • Thomas
    Donahue

    • President, FII Holdings, Inc.
    • Chief Financial Officer, Vice President, Director and Treasurer, Federated Hermes, Inc.
  • John
    Fisher

    • Vice President and Director, Federated Hermes, Inc.
    • President and Chief Executive Officer, Federated Advisory Companies
  • Peter
    Germain

    • Executive Vice President, Chief Legal Officer, General Counsel and Secretary, Federated Hermes, Inc.
  • Michael
    J. Farrell

    • President, Farrell & Co.
    • Director, Federated Hermes, Inc.
  • Marie
    Milie Jones

    • Founding Partner, JonesPassodelis, PLLC
    • Director, Federated Hermes, Inc.
  • Richard
    Novak

    • Vice President, Assistant Treasurer and Principal Accounting Officer, Federated Hermes, Inc.
  • Paul
    Uhlman

    • President, Federated Securities Corp.
    • Vice President, Federated Hermes, Inc.
  • Stephen
    Van Meter

    • Vice President and Chief Compliance Officer
    • Federated Hermes, Inc.