Eddy Wymeersch

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Eddy Wymeersch
Occupation European Securities Regulator
Employer Banking, Finance and Insurance Commission
Location Brussels, Belgium
Website www.cbfa.be/eng

Eddy Wymeersch[1] is the chairman of the Committee of European Securities Regulators. He also serves as chairman of the Belgian Commission Bancaire, Financiere et des Assurances (CBFA), a position he has held since since 2001.

Background

Prior to joining the CBFA, Wymeersch was a regent of the National Bank of Belgium and a member of the legislative branch of the Council of State. From 1990 and 2001, he was a member of the board of several Belgian companies, and from 1998 the chairman of the Brussels airport. Wymeersch has been an academic at the Ghent Law School, and has participated in several committees advising the Belgian government. He also has acted as an adviser to the European Commission, a consultant to the World Bank and International Finance Corporation and an advisor to several European financial institutions and stock exchanges.

Education

Wymeersch studied law at Ghent University and Harvard Law School.

References

  1. Eddy Wymeersch bio. European Corporate Governance Institute.