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Agathi Pafili

Senior Regulatory Policy Advisor


Agathi Pafili, is a Senior Policy Advisor in the European Fund and Asset Management Association (EFAMA). She joined EFAMA in September 2012 and is currently member of the Regulatory Affairs team and the Public Policy Affairs team. She is based in Brussels and is in charge of the EU and international regulatory landscape for the asset management industry, with a focus on alternative and long-term investment funds, benchmarks and financial indices, anti-money laundering policies and the use of credit ratings. She is also a member of the Steering Committee of Euribor and of the ECB’s WG on the creation of a new unsecured overnight transactions rate.

Prior to joining EFAMA, Ms. Pafili was working in the European Parliament as member of the Vice President’s cabinet, dealing with the Economic and Monetary Affairs Committee’s (ECON) legislative work on financial services and monetary policy. From 2004 to 2009 Ms. Pafili worked in the European Parliament as an accredited assistant in the ECON Committee and in the cabinet of the Chair of the Culture and Educations Affairs Committee.

Ms. Pafili graduated from Law School of National and Kapodistrian University of Athens with a Master’s Degree in international and European law. She started her career in 2002 as a trainee lawyer in Commercial Bank of Greece. She is currently member of the Athens Bar Association.

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Oliver Balpe

Head of Group IBOR Transition Program

Société Générale

Olivier began his career in 1988 working with fixed income trading teams in Citibank and CACIB in Paris and New York. He moved in 1999 to a projects management role in the CACIB Capital Market department. In 2004, he joined Société General Corporate & Investment Banking in the Capital Market Department as head of projects and organization for Equities and Derivatives. Since January 2008, he has occupied several COO positions, mainly in Equities and Derivatives world. As of May 2018, Olivier is in charge of the IBOR transition project of the Group Société Générale.

Guilherme Damas

Head of Treasury T&O

Santander UK