Gerard Fitzpatrick (2019 Annual)

Senior Executive Leader, International
Australian Securities and Investments Commission

Ged is responsible for the International team at ASIC.

International engages closely with peer regulatory authorities and international organisations to develop international regulatory policy, coordinate international cooperation requests, and oversee the Asia Region Funds Passport (ARFP) and Corporate Collective Investment Vehicles (CCIV) projects.

Ged’s previous roles at ASIC include leading Investment Managers and Superannuation and earlier, Credit.

Before joining ASIC, he led policy and government relations at the Financial Planning Association of Australia. He also held senior leadership roles at the Institutional Money Market Funds Association and Investment Management Association in London. Ged’s previous regulatory roles included markets and international responsibilities at the UK FSA (precursor to the FCA) and international economic analysis and prudential supervision at the Bank of England.

An economist by background, Ged also taught economic and business-related topics at universities in the UK.