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  • Societe Generale

    Eric Auclair

    Societe Generale

Head of Group Regulatory Reporting

  • UBS

    Beate Born


Executive Director, Global MiFID II Project Lead

Beate Born, Executive Director at UBS, has led the Global MiFID II Program across all international UBS Wealth Management locations for the past two years. She has 13 years’ experience in the financial services industry in Switzerland, Europe and Asia with a focus on regulatory implementation and program management. Amongst others, Beate worked for the Swiss consultancy Malik Management Zentrum St. Gallen, and had her own regulatory implementation practice before joining UBS. Degrees include an MBA from Clark University, a DESS from the Sorbonne, an executive diploma from the Swiss Finance Institute and a certificate of advanced studies in Financial Market Regulation from the University of Zürich.

  • Lloyds Banking Group

    Claire Calmejane

    Lloyds Banking Group

Director of Innovation and Digital Centre of Excellence

  • RBS

    Richard Crook


Head of Emerging Technology

Richard leads a team of engineers and innovators looking at emerging technologies and their application across RBS to reduce costs, gain efficiency and better customer experiences. His current focus is on the application of distributed ledger technology including blockchain across RBS. Richard has a 20-year career in investment banking technology, specializing in the building of financial ledgers and regulatory reporting for the largest financial service institutions.

  • Standard Chartered Bank

    Chad Giussani

    Standard Chartered Bank

Head of Transaction Reporting Compliance

Chad Giussani leads the Operations and Transaction Reporting Financial Markets Compliance team at Standard Chartered bank covering post trade derivative risk mitigations and global trade and transaction reporting obligations. He has been involved with regulatory trade and transaction reporting since 2006, covering MiFID, Dodd-Frank, EMIR and more recently many other G20 risk
reporting and prudential jurisdictional requirements. Chad originally worked in the transaction reporting vendor area before moving into a leadership role within investment banking technology, then onto business change and more recently into Financial Markets Compliance. Chad represents Standard Chartered at the trade and transaction reporting industry working groups with various trade associations including ISDA, BBA, FIA and AFME on the emerging rules and regulations and is the former Chairman of the Regulations Business Unit at ISITC Europe.

  • Santander UK

    Ceri Godwin

    Santander UK

Director, RegTech Customer & Innovation

Currently working with emerging technologies & business models, including Distributed Ledger in collaboration with regulators, academia, industry & the FinTech community to transform the approach to regulation and regulatory reporting. Our project SmartReg seeks to bring the digital agenda to regulation.
Prior to this, Ceri has held senior roles in IT with a strong bias for data strategy & information solutions at enterprise level, Finance, Risk, Multi-Channel Operations and originally grounded in the Retail Network.
Educated as an engineer, complemented by a Master’s in Business Administration.

  • BNP Paribas Securities Services

    Jean-Marc Guiteau

    BNP Paribas Securities Services

Global Head of Regtech Innovation & Development

Jean-Marc Guiteau has the global responsibility for Compliance for BNP Paribas Securities Services since he joined in 2010 and is a member of its Executive Committee. He is also a member of the Corporate and Institutional Banking Compliance Executive Committee.

He has more than 25 years of experience in the financial industry, including ten within the BNP Paribas Group, of which four as Deputy Head of Investment Solutions Compliance. Prior to joining BNP Paribas, he worked 8 years for the French Insurance company MMA, as Group Compliance Officer and Head of Internal Control for the group finance and asset management activities. In the meantime, he has published a survey for the French Internal Auditors’ Association (IFACI) on the Risk management and the Risk Mapping methodology within Insurance Companies.

He started his career at HSBC France (formelly Crédit Commercial de France), where he spent 11 years in various functions, successively within the Securities Services as Relationship Manager, Head of organisation for the CIB activities and Head of mission at the General Inspection of the Bank.

He is graduate in International Commerce from Paris VI University and has an Executive Master in Business Administration from HEC (Ecole des Hautes Etudes Commerciales) – Jouy en Josas, France.

Head of FinTech

  • ING

    Ian Hollowbread


Director, CAO Enterprise Office

Ian is responsible for CAO Innovation, Strategy and Planning within ING Wholesale Banking UK. An accomplished Change Manager, with 15+ years’ experience across Capital Markets supporting the delivery of significant front to back technology, operational and regulatory programs. Ian has held a number of positions across the bank including Client Services, Network Management and Head of Service Management.
Ian forms part of ING-UK’s Innovation Council and is Chair of the Association of Foreign Banks RegTech Working Group. Ian is extensively involved in the development of Market Infrastructure for Post Trade processing & Regulatory Affairs. He is currently helping to develop a collaborative market pilot centre to support the validation and adoption on new RegTech and FinTech solutions.

  • Commonwealth Bank

    Supun King-Jayawardana

    Commonwealth Bank

Head of London Innovation Lab

  • Standard Chartered Bank

    David Lian

    Standard Chartered Bank

Head of Group Capital Regulatory Reporting

  • Nordea

    Emma Movitz


Head of Group Function Information & Reporting

Emma Movitz is Head of Group Function Information & Reporting, responsible for the Regulatory reporting of Nordea and related application landscape. Emma has an extensive experience in Regulatory and Business reporting including development of functionality for reporting purposes. In her current position, she is driving the vision of providing compliant common information enabling competitive advantages across Nordea.

  • Nomura

    Nicola Poole


Head of EMEA Client On-Boarding and Regulatory Outreach

Nicola has held various similar positions at other organisations and has been actively involved in managing the development of Client Lifecycle Management, KYC and Data Technology Solutions for financial services companies for many years. Nicola’s focus on delivering a superior Client Experience in partnership with Control and Operational Efficiency has led to her delivering a number of successful solutions in these roles. Nicola is now focusing on the increasing role of technology and innovation in driving front to back alignment of these functions in order to enhance clients’ experience.

  • Global Legal Entity Identifier Foundation

    Clare Rowley

    Global Legal Entity Identifier Foundation

Head of Business Operations

Clare Rowley is the Head of Business Operations at the Global Legal Entity Identifier Foundation (GLEIF). Prior to working with GLEIF, Ms. Rowley worked at the United States Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation where she led technology initiatives improving bank resolution programs and contributed to research on subprime mortgages. Ms. Rowley is a CFA® charterholder and holds a MS in Predictive Analytics from Northwestern University.

  • Barclays

    Nicole Sandler


Vice President, FinTech and RegTech - EMEA Legal Lead

  • HSBC

    Giles Spungin


Global Head of Operational Risk and Regulatory Compliance Analytics

Dr Giles Spungin, PhD(Lon) is a Global Head of Operational Risk and Regulatory Compliance Analytics at HSBC. He is responsible for design and execution of analytics strategy for Op Risk and Reg Compliance functions globally. This involves development and deployment of predictive analytics and modeling capability ranging from automation and behavioural analytics to bank-wide cloud-based solutions. Activity examples include Reg Compliance Monitoring and Testing and surveillance analytics, Economic Capital modeling and Stress Testing programmes. Prior to joining HSBC, Giles worked at a number of leading financial institutions including Goldman Sachs and Deutche Bank.

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