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Emma Rodriguez Ayala


General Counsel

LGIM America

Rodriguez-Ayala is the general counsel, chief compliance officer and board secretary of LGIM America, the U.S. arm of LGIM, the fourth-largest institutional asset manager globally, managing more than $1.5 trillion. LGIM America focuses on pension stabilization, retirement income generation and sustainable investment solutions. 

Rodriguez-Ayala leads the legal, governance, risk and compliance functions and is an executive committee member. She also serves on Legal & General Group’s Global Diversity and Inclusion Council, helping set diversity priorities. She was previously an investment management partner at Faegre Drinker Biddle & Reath LLP, among other in-house and private practice experiences.