Speakers

Speakers

Ali Khan

MD, rates options and exotics trading

Nomura

Ali Khan is Managing director – Rates Options & Exotics Trading at Nomura, with over 15 years’ experience in Options Markets.

Prior to joining Nomura in 2009, Ali was an Exotic Rates Trader at Lehman Brothers for 4.5 years where he started his career.

Ali has a BA in Mathematics and an MPhil in Statistics from the University of Cambridge.

Ian Fox

Group Ibor transition director

Lloyds Bank

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Doug Laurie

Director, programme lead, wholesale lending technology and change

Barclays

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Clare Dawson

Chief executive

Loan Market Association

Clare joined the Loan Market Association in 1999 after spending two years in the syndications department at Sumitomo Bank, working on loans in Europe, the Middle East and Africa.  Prior to this she spent two years at the British Museum Development Trust raising funds for the Museum's Great Court project.  Before joining the British Museum, Clare had spent some eight years at Sumitomo in the international department, including two years at the bank's head office in Tokyo, where she helped establish a syndications desk.  In London she worked mainly on origination in various Western European and Nordic countries.

Clare has an honours degree in Modern and Medieval Languages from the University of Cambridge.  She is a member of the Bank of England’s Working Group on Sterling Risk-Free Reference Rates and chairs the Sterling Loans sub-group.

Martin McKinney

Medium term funding

Santander

Martin McKinney is Senior Manager in Santander UK’s Treasury team and has been part of the Santander UK Group since December 2014. Martin has over 7 years’ experience in UK bank funding teams with a focus in secured funding.

Martin is responsible for wholesale funding activities of Santander UK with a term greater than 1 year across the bank’s funding and capital structure – this includes both issuance and liability management.

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Navin Rauniar

Independent adviser

PRMIA

Navin is an independent risk director with over 16 years’ experience in advising the sell side on front to back risk and regulatory matters. Navin also specialises in the delivery of Risk Methodologies, Models & Governance for Tier One and Tier Two investment banks; whilst spearheading the analysis for IBOR Transition, FRTB, IRRBB, Basel IV, CRR 2 and CRD V offerings. He most recently worked as a Senior Manager at a leading global advisory firm where he led the analysis of the impact of the LIBOR Transition on financial institutions. 

Prior to this, Navin spent 15 years in the industry working in global run-the-bank and change-the-bank roles for Credit Suisse, RBS, Commerzbank and JP Morgan across Front Office, CRO and Operations. Navin is a member of the Professional Risk Managers Association and sits on the London Chapter Steering Committee. Navin supports the CRO community via mentoring of risk professionals and the organisation of risk, regulatory & leadership events. 

Jamie Thrower

Head of syndicated loans agency & Libor transition business lead

Natwest

Jamie is the Commercial & Private Banking Business Lead for LIBOR Transition at NatWest and is the Chair of the Loans Flow Enablement Task Force established by the Bank of England and the FCA to identify and overcome blockers to greater SONIA issuance in the cash market.  He has also run the NatWest Syndicated Loans Agency business since June 2017, joining Agency from the Product and Capital Management team where he had responsibility for the Corporate Debt Product set.  Before this he was a Senior Director in the Project Finance business with a particular focus in the power and renewables sector. Jamie joined NatWest from Bank of Tokyo-Mitsubishi and started his career in PwC’s advisory business.

Ivan Jossang

Managing director

Morgan Stanley