Simon Puleston Jones, Chief Executive Officer, FIA Europe
Simon Puleston Jones is CEO of FIA Europe, the European industry association for exchange traded and cleared derivatives relating to financial futures, swaps and commodities. FIA Europe provides coverage of the global derivatives markets through its affiliation with its peer associations FIA (in the US) and FIA Asia. Previously, he headed the European legal coverage for Futures and OTC Clearing for Barclays and was one of their lead lawyers dealing with regulatory change. The first fifteen years of his career as a solicitor were spent advising global investment banks on a wide range of structured finance and derivative transactions in OTC and securitised format, both in-house and at the international City law firm Simmons & Simmons. He regularly speaks at conferences around the globe and writes on various subjects relating to regulatory change.