This event has been postponed until further notice.
Registration time: 12.45p.m.
Start time: 1.00p.m.
End time: 2.00p.m.
The European Commission’s Directorate-General for Financial Stability, Financial Services and Capital Markets Union (DG FISMA) is working to develop well-regulated, stable, and globally competitive financial markets. This includes globally significant work on sustainable finance and fintech. Mr Guersent will share his perspectives on these developments and what the future of sustainable finance in Europe could look like.
About the Speaker:
Olivier Guersent is the Director-General of DG FISMA, a position he has held since September 2015. He joined the European Commission in 1992, and has worked in the Directorate-General for Competition and in the private offices of various European Commissioners. Mr Guersent was Deputy Director-General of DG FISMA from 2014 to 2015, and head of the private office of Michel Barnier, then European Commissioner for Internal Market and Services, from 2010 to 2014. From 1984 to 1992, Guersent served the French Ministry of Economy and Finance under the French Competition Authority as an investigator. He holds a degree from the Institut d’Etudes Politiques de Bordeaux.