• Stuart Alderoty

    Stuart Alderoty

    Executive Vice President, General Counsel and Corporate Secretary

    Stuart Alderoty is Executive Vice President, General Counsel and Corporate Secretary. He is the Chief Legal Officer, responsible for overseeing all legal, corporate governance and insurance risk management matters for CIT and its operating groups.

    Alderoty joined CIT from HSBC North America Holdings, Inc., where he has served as general counsel for six years. Prior to joining HSBC,  Alderoty was managing counsel at American Express, and before that  he was a partner with the law firm of LeBouef, Lamb, Green and MacRae, specializing in litigation. 

    Alderoty serves on the board of the Minority Corporate Counsel Association, a not-for-profit association that advocates for the expanded hiring, retention and promotion of minority attorneys in corporate law departments and the law firms that serve them. He also serves on the board of the Count Basie Theatre, a not-for-profit community arts center in Red Bank, New Jersey.  Alderoty is also a member of  the advisory committee of the Corporate Law Center at Rutgers University Law School.