FBC Chairs/CEO Council Meeting: 14 Nov 2023
Camille Blackburn, the FCA’s head of asset management supervision and policy joined our annual Chairs/CEO Council meeting on Tuesday, 14th Nov and delivered a keynote address.
Registration & Refreshments
Welcome by Shiv Taneja, FBC CEO
Opening remarks by Rhodri Mason, Chief of Staff, Legal & General Investment Management and SMF1
3:00 PM – Session 1
Fireside chat with Camille Blackburn, FCA Director Wholesale Buy-side, and Philip Warland, Chair of FBC’s Advisory Council. This session will also have time for Q&A.
4:00 PM – Session 2
Panel discussion: FBC senior advisers, Brandon Horwitz and Simon Hynes, will host the discussion with:
- Rhodri Mason, Chief of Staff, Legal & General Investment Management
- Hamish Forsyth, President of Europe & Asia and board Chair at Capital Group
- Jane Leach, Chair at J O Hambro Funds.
Closing remarks by Catherine Battershill, FBC Managing Director
Jane is Board Chair, NED and Senior Advisor with over 30 years’ experience in the financial Services Industry.
She began her career at KPMG, and after becoming partner she ran KPMG’s Financial Services Risk Practice for several years, working with clients across the financial services industry. Her Executive career also includes HSBC where she was Group Capital Controller, managing capital across HSBCs global businesses.
Jane is Chair of JO Hambro Capital Management Funds (UK), and is a NED and Chair of Risk Committee at JO Hambro Capital Management Ltd. She is a Senior Advisor at the Bank of England where she advises on matters involving the financial services industry including firm supervision, and policy development. She is a member of the Board of the national child protection charity Lucy Faithfull Foundation, and will chair the charity from January.
Shiv Taneja is the CEO of Fund Boards Council. He has over 30 years’ research and consulting experience in and around the global asset management industry. This is combined with a deep professional interest in corporate and investment fund board governance developed over the past decade. Shiv leads FBC in its overall services, including membership, consultancy and training.
Shiv has degrees in accounting and finance, and is a professional non-executive director, having qualified with the FT-NED, Level 7 Advanced Professional Diploma in 2013.
In addition to his work around investment fund board governance, Shiv is a recognised industry authority, media commentator and regular conference speaker on trends in the global asset management industry, having led and completed numerous large industry-wide studies in the area of market sizing, product development and distribution trends in both the retail and institutional segments of the industry.