Suzanne Rich Folsom General Counsel, Chief Compliance Officer & Senior Vice President – Government Affairs
United States Steel Corporation

Suzanne Rich Folsom serves as general counsel, chief compliance officer and senior vice president – Governmental Affairs of United States Steel Corporation. In this role, Folsom serves as a key advisor to the C-Suite while maintaining responsibility for the company’s legal, regulatory, compliance, corporate governance matters, environmental affairs, joint venture oversight and management, aircraft, corporate security, and provides executive leadership to the company’s worldwide public policy and government affairs initiatives. In addition to her legal responsibilities, Folsom is also the business leader charged with overall responsibility for the company’s real estate division. Prior to joining U. S. Steel, Mrs. Folsom served as executive vice president, general counsel and chief compliance officer of ACADEMI LLC, a leading global innovative security solutions provider to the federal government and commercial clients, where she transformed the legal and compliance program, setting a gold standard for that industry. Previously, Mrs. Folsom held the role of deputy general counsel and chief regulatory and compliance officer for the American International Group (AIG), where she established and implemented best-in-class regulatory and compliance processes, helping to remediate the company’s material weaknesses. Prior to AIG, she served as counselor to the president of the World Bank Group and director of its Department of Institutional Integrity, where she was charged with the responsibility of leading the bank’s global anti-corruption initiatives. Mrs. Folsom previously practiced law with O’Melveny & Myers LLP and Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft LLP, she served as the chief of staff to Her Majesty Queen Noor of the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan, special assistant to First Lady Barbara Bush and chief of staff to the co-chairman of the Republican National Committee. Mrs. Folsom is a graduate of Duke University and Georgetown University Law Center (cum laude).