Distinguished Speakers Mini Series: In conversation with Michael Cole-Fontayn

Wednesday 12th August 2020 12:30pm to 1:00pm Add to my calendar
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We are thrilled to welcome our next guest in the Women in Banking & Finance Distinguished Speakers Mini Series. Michael Cole-Fontayn, Chairman of the Association for Financial Markets in Europe (AFME), Chairman of the Chartered Institute for Securities and Investment (CISI) & Patron of WIBF, will join Vivienne Artz, President of WIBF.

This series features high profile executives from across the financial services sector who have diversity and inclusion at the forefront of their business agenda. These short, sharp, virtual events will give an insight into the current hot topics that are occupying senior business leaders and will offer participants the opportunity to pose questions.

In this session, Michael will share his thoughts on COVID-19 and the impact it has had on the gender debate within Financial Services. Please join us for what promises to be an insightful and exciting event.

About Michael:

Prior to holding the role of Chairman of Association for Financial Markets in Europe (AFME), and Chairman of the Chartered Institute for Securities and Investment (CISI), Michael spent 35 years with BNY Mellon, the last 7 years serving as Chairman of BNY Mellon Europe, Middle East and Africa.

External to AFME & CISI, Michael sits on numerous financial service industry associations, a member the advisory council for TheCityUK, and FICC Markets Standards Board Advisory Board, the British American Business International Advisory Board , the Official Monetary and Financial Institutions Forum (OMFIF) Advisory Board. He is also a Board and Executive Committee Member of the Global Financial Markets Association (GFMA). Michael is Trustee of a mental health charity CWMT Org ,

He is a Patron of WIBF and was the 30% Club mentor of the Year 2017.

This event is being run virtually via Zoom - Please ensure you have registered with us in advance of the session to ensure you receive the joining instructions.

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