Susan Linnstaedter serves as the Director, US Financial Services, Corporate and External Legal Affairs at Microsoft. Ms. Linnstaedter is Microsoft’s lead lawyer for financial services in the US. She works on Cloud, FinTech, and related regulatory issues. Ms. Linnstaedter has over 30 years of experience in the banking industry where she helped clients navigate the ongoing digital transformation in this sector. Previously she served as Assistant General Counsel at Bank of America where she supported the negotiation of complex technology agreements for the bank’s global technology and operations group. In her tenure at the bank, she has worked on a wide range of banking, M&A, and risk management projects.