The Autorité des marchés financiers appoints Frédéric Pelèse Deputy Executive Director of the Regulatory Policy and International Affairs Directorate (DRAI)
Frédéric Pelèse, who had been seconded to the European Commission since 2014, returns to the AMF on 16 October 2017 as Deputy Executive Director of the DRAI. He will assist Natasha Cazenave, Managing Director of the DRAI, with all her responsibilities.
Frédéric Pelèse, 41, is a graduate of the Ecole Nationale Supérieure des Mines de Paris and the London School of Economics (MSc Accounting and Finance). He began his career in 2000 at Crédit Agricole Indosuez in the mergers and acquisitions advisory department.
He joined the AMF's Corporate Finance Directorate in 2005, where his responsibilities included controlling takeover bids and contributing to the development of French takeover law. After seven years in that position, Frédéric moved to the Regulatory Policy and International Affairs Directorate (DRAI) as senior advisor in the Asset Management Regulation Division. He was appointed deputy to the head of this division in 2013, in which capacity he monitored the French implementation of the Alternative Investment Fund Managers (AIFM) Directive and the reform of money market funds.
From 2014 he was seconded to the European Commission in the security markets unit of the Directorate General for Financial Stability, Financial Services and Capital Markets Union (DG FISMA), where he contributed to the elaboration of the Prospectus Regulation, the development of the Level 2 measures of MiFID II, as well as the review of the Short Selling Regulation.
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