Dave S. Hattem is Senior Executive Director, General Counsel and Corporate Secretary for AXA Equitable and a member of AXA Equitable Holdings’ management committee. He is responsible for the oversight of the Law Department, including the compliance, government relations and corporate secretary’s functions, helping the company navigate the legal and regulatory environment to achieve its strategic goals.
He joined the law department in 1994 after serving in senior management positions in the Office of the United States Attorney for the Eastern District of New York. He began as an Assistant United States Attorney in 1985, and went on to become Acting Chief and Deputy Chief of the Criminal Division.
In December 2017, he was elected chair of the Life Insurance Council of New York Board of Directors.