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Board of Supervisors and NCAs

The main role of the Board of Supervisors is to make all policy decisions of ESMA.

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The declarations of interests of the Board members and their alternates are available on the Ethics and Conflict of Interest page.

The Board guides the work of the Authority and has the ultimate decision-making responsibility regarding a broad range of matters including the adoption of ESMA Technical Standards, Opinions, Guidelines and the issuance of advice to the EU institutions. The Board is supported by a number of ESMA standing committees and working groups who are dealing with technical issues.

In addition to the ESMA Chair, the Board of Supervisors is composed of the heads of the national competent authorities (NCAs) in the European Union (EU) and the European Economic Area (EEA) responsible for securities regulation and supervision with non-voting representatives from the European Commission, the European Systemic Risk Board (ESRB), the European Banking Authority (EBA), the European Insurance and Occupational Pensions Authority (EIOPA) and the European Free Trade Association Surveillance Authority (EFTA Surveillance Authority). The Executive Director attends the Board.

The Board of Supervisors meets at least twice a year.

In accordance with Article 44(3) of the ESMA Regulation 1095/2010, the Board of Supervisors has adopted Rules of Procedure

National Competent Authorities and Board Members

The order of protocol for the Member States is alphabetical, based on the original written form of the short name of each country.

ESMA

 ESMA iconESMA Chair Steven MAIJOOR  
 ESMA iconESMA Executive Director Verena ROSS  

National Competent Authorities

Country Authority Member Alternate
BelgiumBelgium Financial Services and Markets Authority (FSMA)

Jean-Paul SERVAIS

Jean-Michel Van Cottem
BulgariaBulgaria Комисията за финансов надзор (FSC) Karina KARAIVANOVA Boyko Atanasov
Czech RepublicCzech Republic Česká národní banka (CNB) Vojtěch BELLING Karl Juráš
DenmarkDenmark Finanstilsynet Karen Dortea ABELSKOV Anne Bruun
GermanyGermany Bundesanstalt für Finanzdienstleistungsaufsicht (BaFin) Elisabeth ROEGELE Hannelore Lausch
EstoniaEstonia Finantsinspektsioon (FSA) Andre NÕMM Kilvar Kessler
IrelandIreland Central Bank of Ireland Derville ROWLAND Martin Moloney
GreeceGreece Ελληνική Επιτροπή Κεφαλαιαγοράς (HCMC) Charalampos GOTSIS Xenophon Avlonitis
SpainSpain Comisión Nacional del Mercado de Valores (CNMV) Sebastián ALBELLA AMIGO Ana María Martínez-Pina García
FranceFrance Autorité des Marchés Financiers (AMF) Robert OPHÈLE Benoît de Juvigny
CroatiaCroatia Hrvatska agencija za nadzor financijskih usluga (HANFA) Ante ŽIGMAN Jurica Jednacak
ItalyItaly Commissione Nazionale per le Società e la Borsa (CONSOB)   Carmine Di Noia
CyprusCyprus Επιτροπή Κεφαλαιαγοράς Κύπρου (CySEC) Demetra KALOGEROU Liana C. Ioannidou
LatviaLatvia Finanšu un kapitāla tirgus komisija (FKTK) Gunta RAZANE Sandis Andersmits
LithuaniaLithuania Lietuvos Bankas Mindaugas ŠALČIUS Vaidas Cibas
LuxembourgLuxembourg Commission de Surveillance du Secteur Financier (CSSF) Claude MARX Françoise Kauthen
HungaryHungary Magyar Nemzeti Bank (MNB) Gergő SZENICZEY  
MaltaMalta Malta Financial Services Authority (MFSA) Marianne SCICLUNA Christopher Buttigieg
NetherlandsNetherlands Autoriteit Financiële Markten (AFM) Merel VAN VROONHOVEN Gerben Everts
AustriaAustria Finanzmarktaufsicht (FMA) Klaus KUMPFMÜLLER Birgit Puck
PolandPoland Komisja Nadzoru Finansowego (KNF) Marcin PACHUCKI Ilona Pieczyńska-Czerny
PortugalPortugal Comissão do Mercado de Valores Mobiliários (CMVM) Gabriela FIGUEIREDO DIAS João Sousa Gião
RomaniaRomania Autoritatea de Supraveghere Financiară (ASF) Leonardo BADEA Mircea Ursache
SloveniaSlovenia Agencija za trg vrednostnih papirjev (ATVP) Miloš ČAS Sabina Bester
SlovakiaSlovakia Národná Banka Slovenska (NBS) Vladimír DVOŘÁČEK Tomas Ambra
FinlandFinland Finanssivalvonta (FSA) Anneli TUOMINEN Jarmo Parkkonen
SwedenSweden Finansinspektionen (FI) Erik THEDÉEN Sophie Degenne
UKUnited Kingdom Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) Andrew BAILEY Edwin Schooling Latter

European Economic Area Members (non-voting)

IcelandIceland Fjármálaeftirlitið (FME) Unnur GUNNARSDÓTTIR Páll Friðriksson
LieschtensteinLiechtenstein Finanzmarktaufsicht (FMA) Marcel LÖTSCHER Reto Degen
NorwayNorway Finanstilsynet Anne Merethe BELLAMY Geir Holen
  EFTA Surveillance Authority Frank BÜCHEL Gunnar Thor Petursson

EU Institutions (non-voting)

European Commission Ugo BASSI  

European System of Financial Supervision

European Systemic Risk Board (ESRB)

Francesco MAZZAFERRO

 
European Banking Authority (EBA) Adam FARKAS  
European Insurance and Occupational Pensions Authority (EIOPA) Fausto PARENTE