ILA welcomes 3 new members in its Board of Directors

During our latest AGM, ILA members elected a new board of Directors. 6 members of the Board were reelected, while 3 Directors were newly appointed : Anne Kayser, Joachim Kuske and Frédéric Mouchel.

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Anne Kayser

Anne Kayser started her career with Arthur Andersen and KPMG Luxembourg as tax advisor and has since then accumulated over 30 years of experience in the Financial Services industry in senior management positions.

After several years as Head of Legal Affairs for Crédit Commercial de France (CCF) and BNP, both in Luxembourg, where she experienced respectively the establishment of a new bank (CCF) and the merger of Paribas with BNP, she became Head of Compliance of BNP Paribas Luxembourg. Following another merger, BGL with BNP Paribas, Anne has been appointed in 2010 member of the Management Board of BGL BNP Paribas and Head of Compliance, for all the Business Lines / Group Entities present in Luxembourg. In 2014, Anne joined the BNP Paribas Headquarter as Deputy Head of the General Inspectorate and Head of the Financial Security Audit Line where she managed multicultural teams located in Paris, New York, Hong Kong and Singapore in negotiations with national supervisory authorities worldwide. Her assignment in the Paris HQ included the leading of a transversal project on end-to-end KYC processes for CIB Group Compliance.

After having developed a proposal for establishing a Sanctions and Embargoes Audit Line for the General Inspectorate and Audit of Société Générale S.A., Anne sets up her own business in Luxembourg since February 2020, offering NED positions and compliance and regulatory audit advisory services. Member of ACAMS, ALCO, ALJB, IFA and ILA - active member of the Integrity Committee - she is part of the Female Board Pool initiatives in Luxembourg, Belgium and Germany. She headed the ABBL Work Group “ Professional obligations” .

She has been selected for participating in 2020 to the INSEAD International Directors Programme. Graduated in law and fiscal law, Anne holds Master degrees from the UCL and ULB in Belgium.

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Joachim Kuske

Joachim Kuske has over 18 years of experience in the structuring of investment funds and advising clients on matters of corporate law. He was a member of the Luxembourg bar for more than 10 years in the asset management team of a top tier Luxembourg law firm and a member of the board of directors and conducting officer in a Luxembourg Investment Fund Manager, allowing him to combine considerable legal and operational experience in the field of traditional and alternative investment funds.

Joachim holds mandates in the management bodies of CSSF regulated and non-regulated fund vehicles and financial participation vehicles covering a wide range of asset classes and open and closed ended structures.

Joachim is further an active member of the legal and regulatory committee and is actively involved with the investment fund committee of the Luxembourg Institute of Directors (ILA), a lecturer at the Luxembourg House of Training on investment fund related topics and acts as co-chairman of a working group on Private Equity and Venture Capital with the Luxembourg Association of Investment Funds (ALFI).

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Frédéric Mouchel

Non-Executive Director and Advisor in the financial industry with international boardroom experience in regulated banks looking to expand his Non-Executive Directorship portfolio.

Vastly experienced senior leader in wholesale banking with a 32-year international career at JPMorgan Chase, one of the leading global banks, in a variety of general management and line of business senior leadership roles in the EMEA region.

Ten years of proven experience as a director of regulated banks and financial companies (including chair) in four different European countries (UK, Ireland Germany and Luxembourg). Proven ability to drive significant changes and growth in treasury, repo & securities financing, wholesale payments, finance and risk management functions as well as in a general management capacity.

Broad and diversified experience in managing relationship with US, UK and EU public bodies including supervisors regulators and central bankers Exceptional track record in successfully steering very technical and complex businesses under extremely stressed circumstances and in fast changing regulatory environment.

Highly proficient in regulatory, control and governance matters. Recognized for his integrity, responsibility and as a culture carrier