Tanya Martina Jaeger De Foras joined Whirlpool in July 2015 as Vice President and Chief Legal Officer. She is also Whirlpool R&D President.
Prior to this, she was Vice President & Deputy General Counsel, EMEA at Luxottica Group where she was responsible for Legal Affairs for the region, international corporate governance, corporate M&A and for providing support to corporate and global divisions and functions.
She also spent ten years at Pfizer Inc. in a number of roles including Assistant General Counsel and Chief Counsel Specialty Care Europe where she had responsibility for all legal advice, including compliance.
In her early career, she spent several years at Sullivan & Cromwell law firm where she specialized in US securities law, corporate and project finance, and general corporate law.
Tanya Martina Jaeger De Foras is a graduate of Harvard Law School, Georgetown University School of Foreign Service and was admitted into New York bar.