VP & General Counsel, Twitter
Sean Edgett is Vice President & General Counsel at Twitter. Sean joined Twitter in August 2012 and became its General Counsel in February 2018. Prior to that he held various roles at Twitter, most recently as its Vice President & Deputy General Counsel, leading the teams responsible for mergers and acquisitions, securities offerings (including its IPO), securities law compliance, corporate governance, strategic transactions, international entity structuring, real estate transactions, employment law and intellectual property. Prior to joining Twitter, Sean was Director, Legal – Corporate & Securities at NetApp, Inc. and a corporate securities attorney at Latham & Watkins LLP.
Sean earned a J.D. from Pepperdine University School of Law and a B.A. in Cognitive Science and a B.A. in Psychology from U.C. San Diego.