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

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 Securities
Janbon_Frederic Frédéric Janbon
Special Advisor, Member of the Group Executive Committee
BNP Paribas
 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
Mills_Bill Bill Mills
CEO, North America
Hiroshi Mishima Hiroshi Mishima
Managing Executive Office, Deputy Head of Global Markets
SMBC Nikko Securities, Inc.
Peter Nielsen   Peter Nielsen
CEO, Markets
 Sandie O’Connor Sandie O’Connor
Chief Regulatory Affairs Office
JPMorgan Chase & Co.
John Rogers   John F. W. Rogers
Executive Vice President
Goldman, Sachs & Co
Jim Rosenthal   Jim Rosenthal
Chief Operating Officer
Morgan Stanley
 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
Eddy Wymeersch Eddy Wymeersch
Independent Director  
 Masamichi Yasuda Masamichi Yasuda
Managing Executive Officer & Deputy Chief Executive, Global Markets Unit
The Bank of Tokyo-Mitsubishi UFJ, Ltd.   
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