Julie Patterson
Head of Asset Management, Regulatory Change, KPMG’s Regulatory Centre of Excellence EMA, UK

Julie Patterson has specialized in the asset management and funds sector for 20 years. She leads on asset management regulatory change within KPMG’s EMA Regulatory Centre of Excellence. She publishes thought leadership and knowledge based analyses of regulatory proposals and of the evolving political and supervisory context. She is also global lead on Brexit for the sector. Before joining KPMG, she worked for 15 years at the UK’s Investment Association and its predecessors. In 2002, she established a widened regulatory function, covering investment management regulation, buy-side dealing, segregated mandates, capital requirements and operations. In the last few years, she focused on directing the association’s work across all aspects of collective investment funds – product regulation, distribution, fund administration and financial reporting, tax and legal. She has extensive knowledge of the EU regulatory process and the increasing role of international bodies such as IOSCO. Also, through many years of working with the European Federation (EFAMA), she has acquired a broad knowledge of the different fund and distribution structures around the EU. In particular, she chairs EFAMA’s Working Group on the investor protection aspects of MiFID II and the PRIIP KID.

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