Parkettführung Deutsche Börse - James H. Freis, Jr.


Parkettführung Deutsche Börse - James H. Freis, Jr.

From Banks and Brokers to Brexit and Blockchain

Frankfurt and Global Financial Markets: An Envolving Market-Infrastructure-Perspective


Liebe Mitglieder,

wir freuen uns sehr über die Einladung der Frankfurter Börse zur Parkettführung unter der Leitung von James H. Freis, Jr. Chief Compliance Officer und Managing Director der Deutschen Börse Group seit April 2014.

The tour is held in English.


The Deutsche Börse Group is based near Frankfurt, responsible for overseeing regulatory requirements and engaging with financial supervisors for Group entities on a global basis for this provider of financial market infrastructures. Mr Freis's career as an attorney began at the Federal Reserve Bank of New York; he spent seven years at the Bank for International Settlements (BIS) in Basel, Switzerland; returned to the United States to work at the Treasury Department; and also was in private practice at Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton advising global financial institutions. From 2007 to 2012, Mr. Freis was Director (CEO) of the U.S. Treasury Department's Financial Crimes Enforcement Network (FinCEN), the lead U.S. Government official for anti-money laundering and counter-terrorist financing requirements, and head of the country's financial intelligence unit (FIU). Mr Freis is a graduate of Georgetown University, earned his Juris Doctor from Harvard University, and is a Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) charterholder.


After the tour we would like to welcome you to the joint lunch at the Café Rosso, Opernplatz 1 (attendees order a la carte and pay individually).


Due to security regulations at the stock exchange we kindly ask you to register your attendance ( at your earliest convenience. Registration deadline August 21.

We are looking forward to seeing you.


Kind regards

Dr. Volker Baas (MPA88’) und Dr. Christian Otterstedde (Medical School)


Foto: Presse Deutsche Börse AG