Appointment of members to the ALFI Regulation Advisory Board

17 Dec 2020 | Press Releases  


The Board of Directors of the Association of the Luxembourg Fund Industry (ALFI) appointed the new Chair and Vice-Chairs of the ALFI Regulation Advisory Board (“RegBo”) at its meeting on 3 December 2020.

The key appointments are as follows:

Chair: Claude Niedner, Partner and Chairman of Arendt & Medernach


Vice-Chairs
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The complete list of ALFI RegBo members is available here.

Claude Niedner, Chair of the ALFI RegBo, commented: “The many upcoming initiatives from the European and Luxembourg regulatory bodies will require our full attention. I am confident that we will have plenty of constructive discussions together with the Vice-Chairs and other RegBo members in order to enhance the development of the Luxembourg fund industry.”

The mission of the ALFI Regulation Advisory Board is to:

  • Reflect on key priorities within the regulatory landscape to which the Luxembourg fund industry should devote resources;
  • Identify, assess and monitor upcoming national and European draft regulations and consultations which will have an impact on the Luxembourg fund industry, and which will require ALFI to take a position on;
  • Identify the topics which need to be addressed by ALFI and mandate a sub-committee or working group to prepare draft position papers in close cooperation with the respective chairperson of a TC/Forum and the ALFI secretariat, or head office;
  • Validate draft ALFI position papers prepared by the relevant technical committees or ad-hoc working groups and submit the documents for approval to the Board.

Learn more about ALFI governing bodies.

 

Download the photo of Claude Niedner (copyright Arendt & Medernach), Lize Griffiths (copyright Deloitte Luxembourg) and Gast Juncker (copyright Elvinger Hoss Prussen S.A.).

 

 

ENDS

 

 

For more information, please contact:

 

Anna Ferreri

Senior Communications Manager

anna.ferreri@alfi.lu

 

Notes to editors:

The Association of the Luxembourg Fund Industry (ALFI) represents the face and voice of the Luxembourg asset management and investment fund community. The Association is committed to the development of the Luxembourg fund industry by striving to create new business opportunities, and through the exchange of information and knowledge.

Created in 1988, the Association today represents over 1,500 Luxembourg-domiciled investment funds, asset management companies and a wide range of businesses that serve the sector. These include depositary banks, fund administrators, transfer agents, distributors, legal firms, consultants, tax advisory firms, auditors and accountants,


specialist IT and communication companies. Luxembourg is the largest fund domicile in Europe and a worldwide leader in cross-border distribution of funds. Luxembourg-domiciled investment funds are distributed in more than 70 countries around the world. For further information, do not hesitate to consult www.alfi.lu.

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