Biographical data for Timothy Massad, nominee to head the Commodity Futures Trading Commission

NAME — Timothy G. Massad

AGE-BIRTHPLACE — 57; New Orleans

EXPERIENCE — Assistant U.S. Treasury Secretary for Financial Stability, 2010-present; chief counsel, Troubled Asset Relief Program, Treasury Department, 2009-2010; adviser to newly established Congressional Oversight Panel, overseeing TARP, December 2008-February 2009; corporate attorney, Cravath, Swaine & Moore, 1984-2008 (co-manager of Hong Kong office 1998-2002).

EDUCATION — Bachelor’s degree from Harvard College, 1978; law degree from Harvard, 1984.

FAMILY — Wife, Charlotte Hart; two children, Emil and Jayne.