Claude Marx, Commission de Surveillance du Secteur Financier (CSSF)

Claude Marx Claude Marx is Director General of the CSSF, Luxembourg’s financial supervisory authority. Prior to his nomination as Director General of the CSSF, Claude Marx was CEO, authorised manager of Lombard International Assurance S.A., a unit-linked life insurance company, owned by Blackstone Tactical Opportunities. From 1994 to 2011, Claude Marx worked for HSBC, where he last held the position of Deputy Chief Executive Officer of HSBC Private Bank (Luxembourg) S.A. Claude Marx holds a Master’s Degree in Law from the University of Paris and an LL.M. in International Business Law from the University of London. He is fluent in English, German, French and Luxembourgish.
08.10

Covid-19 crisis; How did the Luxembourg fund industry cope, and what are the implications for a transformed future?

It was the perfect storm: the most volatile markets in a decade, a global pandemic, and managing a total shift from office-based to remote working, with virtually no playbook. This panel tells the stories of how the asset management industry coped, the enduring lessons, the approach to returning from confinement, and the outlook for Luxembourg as a brave new world emerges. What does it mean for the workforce and workplace of the future, for Luxembourg seeking to build upon its well-deserved position as the leading cross-border fund centre, and the broader societal implications and aspirations?


09.40

CSSF interview

Hear the views of CSSF Director General Claude Marx on the impact of the Covid-19 pandemic on the asset management industry, what is behind us, and what additional policy measures policymakers and ESAs may consider in the near future. Listen to Claude Marx’s insights on all major developments and market trends impacting the asset management industry such as sustainable finance, financial literacy, the financing of pensions, upcoming European legislation as well as diversity and inclusion.

  • Claude Marx

    Claude Marx Director General Commission de Surveillance du Secteur Financier (CSSF)