Jonathan MothnerSynchrony Financial
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Mr. Jonathan S. Mothner has been an Executive Vice President, General Counsel and Secretary of Synchrony Financial since February 2014. Mr. Mothner served as General Counsel for GE’s North American retail finance business since January 2009 and the Synchrony Bank since September 2011. From December 2005 to July 2009, he served as Chief Litigation Counsel and Chief Compliance Officer of GE’s global consumer finance business. From June 2004 to December 2005, Mr. Mothner served as Chief Litigation Counsel and head of the Litigation Center of Excellence of GE Commercial Finance. From May 2000 to June 2004, he served as Litigation Counsel of GE’s global consumer finance business. He was named a GECC Officer in 2005. Prior to joining GECC, Mr. Mothner served in various legal roles in the U.S. Department of Justice and a private law firm. Mr. Mothner received a B.A. in Economics from Hobart College and a J.D. from New York University School of Law.