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Event Date Wed Oct 6 BST - Fri Oct 8 BST (4 months ago)
In your timezone (EST): Wed Oct 6 3:45am - Fri Oct 8 8:30am
Location Virtual
Region EMEA

For the last five years, AFME’s European Compliance and Legal Conference has brought together over 250+ professionals for high-level networking and discussion. This event is designed by our members to address the most pressing issues and trends affecting the European compliance and legal industry.

The programme, comprised of specialist keynote presentations, industry expert panel discussions and interactive networking, brings together senior industry stakeholders from across Europe.

The conference is a great opportunity for attendees to gain valuable insights, hear from industry experts, earn CPD hours and make connections with fellow colleagues.

Why attend?
• Keynote speeches from heads of global financial regulators
• A global audience of over 250 senior professionals
• 70 leading speakers representing global banks, policymakers and regulators
• Over 3 hours dedicated to networking
• Over 10 hours of content over three days of high-level debate and discussion


2021 Speakers


Laura van Geest
Chair, Dutch Authority for the Financial Markets (AFM)

Natasha Cazenave
Executive Director, European Securities and Markets Authority (ESMA)

Robert Ophèle
Chairman, Autorité des Marchés Financiers (AMF)

Rodrigo Buenaventura
Chairman, Spanish National Securities Market Commission (CNMV)


Antony Whitehouse
UK Head of Compliance, Natixis

Bernadine Reese
Managing Director, Protiviti

Bharat Samani
Managing Director, Head of Compliance, Europe, BBVA

Clare Jenkinson
Markets and Securities Services Compliance, Global Head of Digital, EMEA Co-Head of Regulatory Change and Advisory, HSBC

Claudia Gonzalez Cabanillas
Executive Director, EMEA Regulatory Affairs, J.P. Morgan

Elisa Menardo
Director, Public Policy Europe and UK, Credit Suisse

Emily Ballisat
Head of Regulatory Change, Compliance CIB, BNP Paribas

Emily Southon
Head of Financial Services Legal, Standard Chartered Bank

Fabio Braga
Manager, Trading and Wholesale Conduct Policy, Financial Conduct Authority (FCA)

Florian Narring
Head of Section, Governance and risk management, DG Horizontal Line Supervision, European Central Bank (ECB)

Isabelle Jenkins
Head of Financial Services UK, PwC

James Kemp
Managing Director of the Global FX Division, Technology and Operations and CC&A Divisions, GFMA and AFME

Jo Swyngedouw
Deputy Director, Financial Stability, AML Supervision and Banking Prudential Policy, National Bank of Belgium

Jon Williams
Partner, PwC

Jordan Domash
General Manager, Relativity Trace

Jose Arevalo
Director, Compliance Governance, Regulatory Risk and Control, Commerzbank

Julie Ansidei
Head of Strategy and Sustainable Finance Unit, Autorité des Marchés Financiers (AMF)

Katsuko Ishizeki-Chaudhari
UK Head of Global Markets Compliance, Natixis

Lucy McNulty
City Editor, Financial News

Martin Parkes
Managing Director, BlackRock

Michael Cole-Fontayn
Independent Director on the Board, J.P. Morgan Securities PLC

Michael Gaynor
Senior Credit Research Analyst, BBVA

Nicola Higgs
Partner, Latham & Watkins

Phil Fry
VP, Financial Compliance, Verint

Pierre-Emmanuel Beluche
Head of Sustainable Finance, Corporate Law, Accounting Standards, and Corporate Governance, French Treasury

Rachel Cockshutt
Head of Regulatory Change, Europe, Royal Bank of Canada

Raluca Pruna
Head of Financial Crime Unit, DG FISMA, European Commission

Richard Middleton
Managing Director, AFME

Rob Moulton
Partner, Latham & Watkins

Seung Earm
Head of Regulatory and Territory Office, BNP Paribas

Stephen Strombelline
Managing Director, Capital Forensics

Steve Clark
Executive Director, Morgan Stanley

Steven Clark
Head of Wholesale Market Conduct Framework Implementation and International Coordination Team, Central Bank of Ireland

Tilman Lüder
Head of the Securities Markets Unit, DG FISMA, European Commission

Tracey McDermott
Group Head, Conduct, Financial Crime and Compliance, Standard Chartered Bank

Valerio Cencig
Head of Compliance Digital Transformation, Intesa Sanpaolo

Zertasha Malik
Head of International, Financial Conduct Authority (FCA)

Sponsors & Partners

2021 Partners

• Latham & Watkins
• PwC

• Kin&Co
• Natixis
• OneTrust
• Protiviti
• Relativity Trace
• Smarsh

• Capital Forensics

• Asifma
• Associazione Intermediari Mercati
• CIO Applications
• Svensk Vardepappersmarknad