Irene Mermigidis is Managing Director of REGIS-TR, the European trade repository, launched in 2010 as a joint venture between Iberclear, the Spanish Central Securities Depository (CSD) and Clearstream, the International Central Securities Depository (ICSD). She was previously Managing Director of Link Up Markets, the joint venture between 10 Central Securities Depositories (CSDs) to improve efficiency and reduce costs of post-trade processing of cross-border securities transactions.
During her time at Clearstream, Irene has been Head of Network Management and has also been responsible for the Product Management of Clearstream’s connectivity suite.
She has been an active participant in a number of internal and external forums covering topics such as market standards and infrastructures, business reengineering and pricing and was a Board Member of the ALMUS, Luxembourg’s Community of SWIFT Users.
Prior to Clearstream, Irene worked for the European Investment Bank (EIB) and Schlumberger Limited in a number of roles both in finance and lending operations. She has a University degree in Economic and Political Science from the Catholic University of Mons (FUCAM), Belgium and an MBA from Solvay Business School, Belgium.