FX Week Europe

FX Week Europe is the leading conference for FX leading industry professionals. Join 180 buy-side professionals and explore the latest topics and pressing challenges.

FX Week Europe 2018

Thank you for attending the 17th annual FX Week Group event for the foreign exchange industry. Highlights included:

  • 180 buy-side professionals exploring the latest topics and pressing challenges
  • 45+ expert speakers, including Andreas Koenig, Amundi Asset Management; Sherry Madera, City of London Corporation; and Christian Schulz, Citi
  • A choice of trading or investor session streams to tailor the agenda to suit your needs
  • Brand new venue conveniently located in the city of London
  • An exclusive update from the Global FX Committee live from Paris, exploring the results of their recent FX Global Code survey

Sherry Madera

Special Adviser for Asia

City of London Corporation

Sherry leads City of London's policy and trade & investment strategy for Asia. She works closely with HM Government and regulators and stakeholders in Financial and Professional services to create sustainable links with Asia including Greater China, India and Singapore. She engages with policy leads in foreign jurisdictions to promote and enhance London's position as a global financial capital.

Previously, as Minister-Counsellor and Director at the British Embassy in Beijing, Sherry was responsible for promoting trade and investment between the UK and China through her team based in cities throughout mainland China, Hong Kong and London. Her particular focus is on Financial and Business Services and the Technology sectors, as key industries of cross border growth. She played a leading role in the regular UK-China Economic and Financial Dialogues, and Prime Ministerial Summits, and the once in a decade President Xi's visit to the UK, and helps develop policy objectives as well as inward and outward investment opportunities between the UK and Asia.

David Mercer

Chief Executive Officer


David is the Chief Executive Officer of LMAX Exchange Group – a global, high-growth financial technology company. LMAX Exchange Group operates a leading FCA regulated trading venue, LMAX Exchange, and has recently launched LMAX Digital - the first physical crypto currency exchange dedicated to serving only institutional clients.

David is a former City banking executive and currency specialist, with an extensive track record of building profitable, innovative, high growth businesses. He joined LMAX Exchange as chief executive in 2011 and led the successful management buyout of the company in 2013. LMAX Exchange is now a global brand and the leading operator of institutional FX exchanges and one of the UK’s fastest growing technology companies with a global client base (2016, 2015 Winner - Deloitte UK Technology Fast 50, Tech Track 100 Sunday Times: 2015, 2014, 2013).

Andreas Koenig

Head of Global FX

Amundi Asset Management

Andreas was appointed Head of Foreign Exchange Europe in 2013. He joined Amundi Asset Management (previously Pioneer Investments) in 2007 as Senior Portfolio Manager Foreign Exchange and is based in the London office. Prior to this, Andreas was Head of Foreign Exchange at Amundi's office in Munich, where he was responsible for everything relating to FX, including the dedicated currency fund, currency risk management, currency overlay, currency derivatives and currency forecasts. Andreas has worked in the investments industry since 1994. Before joining the company in August 2000, he was employed by Commerzbank London as Deputy Head of Global Foreign Exchange Options. Prior to that, he worked in the Frankfurt branch of Commerzbank as Head of currency options (1996-1998). He started his career in 1994 as a Currency Options Trader for Commerz Financial Products GmbH in Frankfurt. Andreas is a graduate in Business Administration from the University of Applied Sciences, Landshut. He has been a CFA® charter holder since 2003.

Paddy Boyle

Global Head of ForexClear


Christian Schulz

Economist, Director


Dr Christian is a Director in Citi’s Economics team based in London since September 2015. He covers Europe and is Citi’s lead economist for Germany, Switzerland and the UK. Prior to Citi, Christian was a Senior Economist at Berenberg for four years, a Market Infrastructure Expert at the European Central Bank for three years and a Management Consultant at The Boston Consulting Group for five years. Since 2016, he is a member of the European Securities Markets Authority’s (ESMA) Group of Economic Advisers. Christian holds a Doctorate in Economics as well as the degree of Diplom-Volkswirt from Hamburg University and a BSc degree in Financial Economics from the University of St Andrews.










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