GFMA’s Board of Directors manages the business and affairs of the association. Directors are designated by an affiliate organisation or the Board itself, who ensures appropriate geographical representation.


  Samir Assaf Chairman of the Board: Samir Assaf
Chief Executive, Global Banking and Markets
HSBC Holdings plc
Kenneth E. Bentsen, Jr. CEO: Kenneth E. Bentsen, Jr.
President and CEO

Board at Large

Leonardo Arduini Leonardo Arduini
Head of EMEA Markets & Securities Services
Steven Ashley   Steven Ashley
Head of Global Markets, Senior Managing Director
Nomura International plc
Samir Assaf Samir Assaf
Chief Executive
Global Banking and Markets

HSBC Holdings plc 
Austen Mark Austen
Kenneth E. Bentsen, Jr. Kenneth E. Bentsen, Jr.
President and CEO
Andrew Bester Andrew Bester
Group Director & CEO Commercial Banking
Lloyds Banking Group plc
deBoissard_Gael Gaël de Boissard
CEO – EMEA, Head of Fixed Income
Credit Suisse
William Caccamise
General Counsel & Managing Director
Bank of America Merrill Lynch
Walter Dolhare Walter Dolhare
Managing Director
Co-Head of Markets Division

Wells Fargo Securities, LLC
  David Escoffier David Escoffier
Deputy Head of Global Markets
Société Générale
  Philippe Follebouckt Philippe Follebouckt
Managing Director, Global Head Debt Capital Markets
ING Bank Belgium SA
Kenji Fujii Kenji Fujii
Executive Officer, Head of Global Risk Management
Mizuho Securities Co., Ltd.
Thomas Gadenne Thomas Gadenne
Global Head of Fixed Income Markets
Crédit Agricole Corporate Investment Bank
Stefan-Gavell Stefan M. Gavell
Executive Vice President
Global Head of Regulatory, Industry and Government Affairs

State Street Corporation
Mohammed Grimeh Mohammed Grimeh
Head of Global Markets, Americas
Standard Chartered  
  Harry Harrison Harry Harrison
Co-Head of Barclays Non Core
  William Johnstone  William A. Johnstone
Executive Chairman
Davidson Companies
  Ricardo Laiseca Ricardo Laiseca 
Banco Bilbao Vizcaya
Argentaria (BBVA)
  Simon Lewis Simon  Lewis

Xiaojing Li Xiaojing Li
Global Head of Financial Markets
Bank of China
TJ Lim - UniCredit   TJ Lim
Global Head of Markets
Sylvie Matherat  Sylvie Matherat
Global Head of Government & Regulatory Affairs
Deutsche Bank AG
Peter Nielsen   Peter Nielsen
CEO, Markets
  Sandie O’Connor Sandra O’Connor
Chief Regulatory Affairs Officer
JPMorgan Chase & Co.
takayuki-okada Takayuki Okada
General Manager, Corporate Planning Department
In Charge of Global Regulation

SMBC Nikko Securities, Inc.
Osty Olivier Osty
Global Head of Sales & Trading, Global Markets
BNP Paribas
John Rogers  John F. W. Rogers
Executive Vice President
Goldman, Sachs & Co
  Ken Steengaard Kenneth Steengaard
Managing Director, Co-head of Markets FICC, (Fixed Income, Currency and Commodities)
Nordea Bank
Mike Stewart Mike Stewart
Head of Equities, Investor Client Solutions
  James Wiener  James S. Wiener
Senior Executive Vice President,
Chief Risk Officer
BNY Mellon
Woodman Clare Woodman
Chief Operating Officer, International  
Morgan Stanley
Eddy Wymeersch Eddy Wymeersch
Independent Director 
  Masamichi Yasuda Masamichi Yasuda
Managing Director
The Bank of Tokyo-Mitsubishi UFJ, Ltd.  
Director, Managing Executive Officer, Group CRO
Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group, Inc.  
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