The Board of Supervisors of the European Securities and Markets Authority (ESMA) has reappointed Anneli Tuominen as its Vice Chair. Ms. Tuominen, who is the Director-General of the Finnish Finanssivalvonta (FIN-FSA), will serve a further 2½ year term effective immediately.
She was originally appointed to the role in January 2016.
Steven Maijoor, ESMA Chair, said:
“I am happy to announce the reappointment of Anneli Tuominen as Vice Chair of ESMA. Anneli has made an enormous contribution to ESMA’s work, both as vice-chair and as one of ESMA’s longest serving members of the Board of Supervisors. I look forward to continuing our close collaboration in the years ahead as the organisation faces new challenges.”
Biography – Anneli Tuominen
Anneli Tuominen is Director General of the Finanssivalvonta (FIN-FSA), an integrated authority responsible for banking, insurance, securities and macro-prudential supervision. She has been Director General since February 2007, having joined the FIN-FSA in 1996.
Ms. Tuominen is a voting member of the Supervisory Board of the Single Supervisory Mechanism (SSM), the European Banking Authority (EBA), the European Insurance and Occupational Pensions Authority (EIOPA) and a non-voting member in the European Systemic Risk Board (ESRB). She has previously chaired the Consumer Protection and Financial Innovation Sub-Committee of the Joint Committee and ESMA’s Financial Innovation Standing Committee.