As reported by Bloomberg Law, Capital Group Cos. has hired Reginald Hedgebeth as its first chief legal officer. He had left Marathon Oil Corp. last december and was replaced by Kimberly Warnica.
He joined Marathon in April 2017 after serving as general counsel, corporate secretary and chief compliance officer for Spectra Energy Corp. and as GC for Spectra Energy Partners. He previously served as the top lawyer for Circuit City Stores and vice president of legal for The Home Depot Inc. In his new position, he will oversee both Capital Group business units, including its institutional arm.