The 2010 Global Financial Services Centres Conference

Tuesday 27thth and Wednesday 28thth April 2010


Speaker Biography


Deirdre Somers

Chief Executive
The Irish Stock Exchange

Deirdre Somers is Chief Executive of the Irish Stock Exchange (ISE). She participated on the EU Council working groups on the drafting of the Prospectus and Transparency Directives as the Irish Government expert and advised on the primary market aspects of the Market Abuse and Markets in Financial Instruments Directives. She worked with the Irish Regulator on the Committee of European Securities Regulators work on prospectus disclosure, chairing subgroups on ABS and investment funds. She is a Member of the Irish Company Law Review Group and co-chair of the Plc Committee of CLRG which has, interalia, responsibility for oversight of the implementation of EU Directives into Irish company law. In 2005, she was appointed as Chairman of the Irish Securitisation Forum. A chartered accountant by profession, prior to joining the ISE in 1995, she specialised in international tax with KPMG.

Click on logos for information


The Toronto Financial Services Alliance

IDA Ireland

Ernst & Young

Event Sponsors
Click on logos for information

Labuan IBFC

Media Partners
Click on logos for information


Home | About Us | Contact | Privacy Statement
©2022 Fintel Ltd. All rights reserved.