Deputy Director David Silberman (Acting)
David Silberman currently serves as the acting deputy director as well as the associate director of the Research, Markets, and Regulations Division at the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau.
Prior to joining the CFPB in 2010, Mr. Silberman served for 12 years as general counsel and executive vice president of Kessler Financial Services, a privately held company focused on providing advisory services in developing and marketing financial service products through distribution partnerships. Mr. Silberman’s involvement with consumer financial services began when, as deputy general counsel of the AFL-CIO, he created and then served as president and chief executive officer of Union Privilege, an arm of the AFL-CIO responsible for sponsoring and overseeing the delivery of financial services to union members.
Mr. Silberman began his career as a law clerk to Justice Thurgood Marshall and then as a member of the law firm Bredhoff & Kaiser. Mr. Silberman is a graduate of Brandeis University and Harvard Law School.