Paul Janssens is Programme Director at SWIFT. In this role, he has been leading the LEI initiative from the early stages of developing the standard through to the implementation of the largest LEI issuer to date(the GMEI Utility) in partnership with DTCC. He is managing the BIC standard registration authority role and has more than 15 years of experience in reference data management and ISO data standards across both operations and marketing. Paul is now also actively involved in the adoption of the ISO 20022 standard for regulatory reporting.
Previous experience includes delivering different strategic financial industry wide initiatives and Group Treasurer. Prior to joining SWIFT, he worked at Société Générale. Belgian.