18th Annual Financial Markets Law Conference
Comprehensive updates on legislation and regulation in finance markets
25 Jul 2022Aotea Centre, Auckland (Live or Virtual)
MEET YOUR CHAIR
Dentons Kensington Swan
David is a partner in the Dentons Kensington Swan banking and financial markets team, which is top ranked for its financial services specialty by The Chambers Asia Pacific legal directory, with David also top ranked. David has chaired this conference since 2009. He also chaired the AFA Code Committee appointed by the FMA under the Financial Advisers Act until that Act was repealed when FSLAA came into effect in March this year.
Financial Markets Authority
Samantha has extensive international regulatory experience, most recently as Chief Executive of UK’s Business Banking Resolution Service, a dispute resolution scheme for banks and business customers. Prior to that she was Chief Executive of the Gibraltar Financial Services Commission, which oversees the prudential and conduct regulation of Gibraltar’s financial services sector. She has held a number of other senior roles at finance regulators and industry associations, including the UK’s Financial Conduct Authority and the London Investment Banking Association. She has an MSc in Economics from the London School of Economics. Samantha grew up in Christchurch, and studied Economics at the University of Canterbury and Victoria University of Wellington, before beginning her career as an economist at the Reserve Bank of New Zealand.