Susan Markel

Managing Director,
AlixPartners, LLP
Monitor/Receiver Initiative
Committee Member
Committee Member

My Contact Information

AlixPartners, LLP
Washington, DC
Phone 1: 703-659-5271

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Washington DC


Former Chief Accountant of the SEC’s Division of Enforcement (2003-2009); total of 15 years at the SEC in the Enforcement Division.  Susan joined AlixPartners in 2009 to focus on representing companies and individuals in investigations of financial reporting, accounting and anti-corruption issues.  Works with counsel on matters in front of the SEC and DOJ. Testifies and prepares reports as an expert witness. She oversees complex matters involving corporate financial reporting, regulatory investigations, whistle-blower actions, anti-corruption enforcement and internal controls. She is a CPA and certified in financial forensics. She was recognized in The National Law Journal’s 2014 “Governance, Risk and Compliance Trailblazer and Pioneer” and is a member of the International Association of Independent Corporate Monitors.

Practice Areas

  • Anti-Corruption
  • Compliance Counseling
  • Corporate Governance
  • Due Diligence Investigations
  • Financial Services
  • Foreign Corrupt Practices Act
  • Forensic Accounting
  • Insider Trading
  • Internal Investigations
  • SEC Enforcement
  • Securities & Futures Regulation
  • Securities Litigation