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GFMA’s Board of Directors oversees the affairs of the association. Directors are senior representatives of the global systemically important banks and of GFMA’s three regional member associations, AFME, ASIFMA and SIFMA.

Steven Ashley

Acting Chair

Steven Ashley

Senior Managing Director, Head of Wholesale


Chief Executive Officer

Kenneth E. Bentsen, Jr.

President and CEO


Board at Large

James Allen

Chairman & Chief Executive Officer

Hilliard Lyons

Guy America

Managing Director, Co-Head of Global Credit, Securitized Products and Public Finance

J.P. Morgan Chase

Leonardo Arduini

Head of EMEA Markets & Securities Services


Steven Ashley

Senior Managing Director, Head of Wholesale


Mark Austen



Joseph Barry

Senior Vice President, Global Head of Regulatory, Industry, and Government Affairs

State Street

Kenneth E. Bentsen, Jr.

President and CEO


Michael Cole-Fontayn

Independent Chairman


Catherine Davidson

Executive Director

Morgan Stanley & Co. International plc

Walter Dolhare

Co-Head of Corporate & Investment Bank
President of Wells Fargo Securities, LLC

Wells Fargo Securities, LLC

Georges Elhedery

Group General Manager, Head of Global Markets


Kenji Fujii

Executive Officer, Head of Global Risk Management

Mizuho Securities Co., Ltd.

Filippo Gori

Head of Sales & Marketing for Markets & Investor Services, Asia Pacific, CEO, Hong Kong

J.P. Morgan Chase

Henrik Käll

Managing Director – Global Head of Markets Sales and Distribution

Nordea Bank

Ricardo Laiseca

Banco Bilbao Vizcaya

Banco Bilbao Vizcaya

Simon Lewis



TJ Lim

Group Chief Risk Officer


Eric Litvack

Managing Director and Head of Regulatory Strategy

Société Générale

Beatriz Martin Jiménez

COO and Director


Shane O’Cuinn

Managing Director, Global Head of Macro and Emerging Markets Sales & Trading

Credit Suisse

Olivier Osty

Global Head of Sales & Trading, Global Markets

BNP Paribas

Emmanuel Ramambason

Global Head for Portfolio Risk Management

Standard Chartered Bank

Scott Satriano

Managing Director, Head of Financing & Risk Solutions

NatWest Markets

Faryar Shirzad

Global Co-Head of Government Affairs

Goldman Sachs & Co

Eduardo Stock da Cunha

Managing Director, Head of Markets Ring-Fenced Bank

LLoyds Banking Commercial Banking

Diederik van Wassenaer

Global Head of Regulatory & International Affairs

ING Group

Adam Vos

Head of Foreign Exchange, Fixed Income & Equities

BNY Mellon

Tomohiro Yamazaki

Group Head of Regulatory Affairs, Corporate Planning Department

Sumitomo Mitsui Banking Corporation (SMBC) / Sumitomo Mitsui Financial Group (SMFG)

Masamichi Yasuda

Member of the Board of Directors, Deputy President, CEO of Global Markets Business

The Bank of Tokyo-Mitsubishi UFJ, Ltd.

Zheng Zhang

Chief Executive of CCB Hong Kong Financial Markets Centre, Deputy Chief Executive, CCB Hong Kong Branch

China Construction Bank

Clare Woodman

Chief Operating Officer, International

Morgan Stanley