Vice President, Deputy General Counsel and Corporate Secretary | PG&E Corporation; Vice President, General Counsel and Corporate Secretary | Pacific Gas and Electric Company
Brian M. Wong is Vice President, Deputy General Counsel and Corporate Secretary for PG&E Corporation, and Vice President, General Counsel and Corporate Secretary for its utility unit, Pacific Gas and Electric Company (PG&E), one of the largest combined natural gas and electric utilities in the United States.
Wong serves as the lead counsel for corporate, finance, and governance matters. He is responsible for managing all corporate governance matters and serves as a liaison between the companies and their respective Boards and retail shareholders.
Wong has over 20 years of legal and corporate governance experience.
Prior to joining PG&E in May 2018, Wong was a partner in the international law firm of Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman LLP (Pillsbury) where he led the corporate and securities practice of the firm's San Francisco office. He also served as firmwide Executive Partner, Diversity and Inclusion at Pillsbury.
Previously, Wong served as Deputy General Counsel and Secretary of Organic, Inc., a NASDAQ-listed website development and online advertising company.
Wong is a graduate of Harvard Law School and the University of California, Berkeley where he earned his law degree and a bachelor’s degree in political science, respectively. He is a member of the National Association of Corporate Directors and the Society for Corporate Governance. He also serves on the boards of the National Writing Project and the van Löben Sels/RembeRock Foundation.