Johannes Höring, GAM (Luxembourg) S.A.

Johannes Höring Johannes joined GAM in November 2019 and has held multiple senior roles as the Conducting Officer and Managing Director of various Fund Management Companies, Authorized AIF Managers as well as being a Member of the Board of Directors for various CSSF regulated vehicles (UCITS and AIF). Johannes is a German-licensed Attorney-At-Law (“Rechtsanwalt”) and holds a LL.M. (“Master of Laws”). Further, Johannes holds a grade as “Certified Senior Investment Professional (CSIP)” and certified specialisations in Tax Law and Banking and Capital Market Law. Johannes is also member of ALFI, participating in various regulatory and tax driven working groups and Chairs a respective Sub-Committee. He is based in Luxembourg.
10.00

CSSF interview

2021 will be the year of sustainable finance! Two weeks after the first major deadline in the implementation of SFDR, listen to the views of CSSF Director Marco Zwick, interviewed by Corinne Lamesch, Chairperson of ALFI. What are the first lessons learned and what are the next steps in implementing the European’s Commission Action Plan on financing sustainable growth? Listen to Marco Zwick’s insights on key regulatory and supervisory files impacting the asset management industry, such as ESMA’s CSA on costs and charges, liquidity risks and liquidity management tools, the review of the UCITS Directive and AIFMD, and the CSSF’s programme of activities for 2021.


11.00

CSSF Circular 18/698 on the authorisation and organisation of IFMs in Luxembourg

Explore the practicalities of the CSSF Circular 18/698 on the authorisation and organisation of IFMs in Luxembourg, several years after its introduction. What are the lessons learnt on the oversight of delegates? Is a tick the box oversight exercise effective or does it risk creating blind spots? Can an oversight be streamlined and automated to make it less resource-intensive by using new technologies? How does oversight reconcile with Group organisation?

  • Vanessa Camilleri

    Vanessa Camilleri Head of Office, Member of Management Partners Group (Luxembourg) S.A.

  • Johannes Höring

    Johannes Höring Local Managing Director and Conducting Officer GAM (Luxembourg) S.A.

  • Sean O'Driscoll

    Sean O'Driscoll Country Head, Managing Director Universal-Investment-Luxembourg S.A.


11.30

Diversity & Inclusion in the asset servicing of the future – a NextGen view

Masterclass facilitated by State Street

Organizations today are leading significant changes to their cultures, strategy-making processes and talent management efforts to create a diverse and inclusive work environment that is more adaptable, creative and works as a magnet to attract top talent.

From the next generation perspective, the panel discussion will focus on what are the current practices and strategies being developed to support a diverse workplace and how does diversity and inclusion help companies achieve a competitive business advantage.