Pablo Portugal – Managing Director at Association for Financial Markets in Europe (AFME)

Pablo is a Managing Director in AFME’s Public Policy and Advocacy Division. His main focus is market analysis and regulatory development across Europe on securities markets and banking areas, having led AFME’s advocacy work in various regulatory debates and cross-cutting projects. Pablo is responsible for AFME’s work on the Capital Markets Union project.

He is a Member of the Board of the European Capital Markets Institute.

Prior to joining AFME, he was engaged with the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales, where he worked on financial reporting, auditing and financial sector issues. His experience includes roles in European organisations and the United Nations.

Born in Peru, he holds a BSc Econ (first class) from the University of Wales, Aberystwyth, and a Masters Degree (with distinction) from the London School of Economics.