Tanguy van de Werve

Tanguy van de Werve

Director General, European Fund and Asset Management Association


Tanguy van de Werve  is the Director General of the Brussels-based European Fund and Asset Management Association (EFAMA) since December 2018. In that capacity, he leads in the formulation of industry positions on the main policy developments and engages with relevant EU and international authorities. Before joining EFAMA, he was Head of the Brussels office of AFME (European investment banking industry - 2015-2018), Director General of Leaseurope and Eurofinas (European leasing and consumer credit industries – 2006-2015), and Head of Banking Supervision and Capital Markets at the European Banking Federation (2001-2006). Other relevant roles include positions at Euroclear and Dexia as well as non-Executive Director of Belgium-domiciled UCITS (2006-2018).  He holds a degree in law from the University of Louvain-la-Neuve (BE) as well as a diploma in Political Sciences & International Relations and a certificate of specialised studies (DES) in Financial Risks Management.  He is a Visiting Professor at the College of Europe in Bruges.

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Carbon Border Adjustment Mechanism, Carbon Markets, Carbon removals, Circular economy, Digitalization, Finance, Innovation, Just transition, Loss and damage, Mitigation, Nature / biodiversity, Oceans / water, Private Sector

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