Donald L. Calvin, November 10, 1931 – July 9, 2015

Donald L. CalvinIn Memory of Donald L. Calvin, ISEEE Chairman and Founder.
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ISEEE Members

* Member of ISEEE Board of Directors
** Member of Executive Committee
*** Honorary Member

Richard P. Bernard *

Former: Executive Vice President and General Counsel, New York Stock Exchange

Svetlana G. Bernard *

Office Manager, Occupational Therapy Practice of Susan Scanga, New York
Former: Interpreter and Secretarial Supervisor, Resource Secretariat for the Russian Federal Commission on Securities and the Capital Market

Gilberto de Souza Biojone Filho **

CEO of Ancor Associação das Corretoras de Valores, Câmbio e Mercadorias(National Association of Brokerage Houses); CEO of SGB Participações e Assessoria Ltda., Sao Paulo

Former: CEO, Bovespa – Sao Paulo Stock Exchange

Paul Man Yiu Chow **

Council of Hong Kong Institute of Certified Public Accountants; Board of World Federation of Exchanges; Advisory Committee of HK Securities and Futures Commission (“SFC”) and other Boards and Councils
Former: Chief Executive Hong Kong Exchanges and Clearing; Vice Chairman World Federation of Exchanges; CEO, HSBC Asset Management, Asia Pacific, ex-Japan Region

Hugh Cleland *

Former: Vice President, Policy Development and Regulation, Toronto Stock Exchange; Consultant to Stock Exchange and Securities Commission in Canada and abroad

Patty Cook ***

Executive Assistant and Project Coordinator, UnitedHealthcare of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA
Former: Executive Assistant, Fannie Mae, Philadelphia and National Stock Exchange, Jersey City, NJ

Dato Nik Mohamed Din **

Director, RHB Capital Berhad, Kuala Lumpur
Former: Executive Chairman Kuala Lumpur Stock Exchange

James F. Duffy ** (Treasurer)

Principal, Oversight & Governance Solutions, LLC; Senior Advisor, Mediant Communications, Inc.
Executive Vice President and General Counsel, NYSE Regulation, and Executive Vice President and General Counsel, American Stock Exchange

Samantha MacRae Foerster

Director Equity Sales, IHS Markit
Former: Senior Sales Director and Territory Manager, Bloomberg Financial Markets; Senior roles at Credit Suisse, Sungard Global Trading, Fidessa and AQUA Securities, an affiliate of Cantor Fitzgerald; Consultant to Security Traders Association, Buyology, Balance Integration Corporation and Janice Winter, Inc.

William Foster ** (Vice Chairman Planning)


Former: CEO, New Zealand Stock Exchange; Chief Operating Officer, Abu Dhabi Securities Market; Executive Director, Mudara Institute of Directors in Dubai International Financial Center

David E. Franasiak ** (Vice Chairman Administration)

Vice President of Finance and Executive Committee of Williams & Jensen Law Firm, Washington, D.C.
Former: Office of Chairman, Ernst & Young; Director of Tax, U.S. Chamber of Commerce; British Petroleum; Staff Director to Tax Oversight Subcommittee U.S. House of Representatives

Roger H. Ganser

Roger H. GanserChairman, Supervisory Board, Stichting Volkswagen Investors Claim; Member, Investor Issues Committee, FINRA; Chairman, National Association of Investor Corporations-BetterInvesting; Chairman, World Federation of Investors Corporation
Former: Founder of Venture Investors, retired as Managing Director 2008; Member, SEC Investor Advisory Committee: Member, NYSE Individual Investor Advisory Committee

Mark Guillaumier

Chairman of ArgoCapital, SE and a Member of Argo Group International Holdings, Inc.
Former: CEO Malta Stock Exchange

Maria Hurajova

Vice Chairman Slovak American Foundation
Former: CEO Bratislava Stock Exchange

Martin Kinsky *


Former: MD Markets at the Dubai Financial Services Authority; General Counsel, Australian Stock Exchange (“ASX”); National Manager Investigations and Enforcement, ASX

Sheldon “Shelly” Kraft

CEO, SNN, Inc. (Stock News Network); Membership Chairman, National Investment Banking Association; Finance Chairman, US-China Chamber of Commerce
Former: President, Emanuel & Co., money management and market making

A. Michael Lipper ** (Chairman)

President Lipper Advisory Services, Managing Partner LSF Partners LP, a private hedge fund; Author of Money Wise
Former: Founder, Lipper Analytical Services, Inc, now owned by Reuters as Lipper Inc., Former Chairman of Advisory Committee to NYSE Board of Directors.

Michel Maquil **

Consultant Luxembourg Central Bank
Former: CEO, Luxembourg Stock Exchange, Luxembourg

Dr. Richard Meier

Research Associate, Swiss Banking Institute of University of Zurich

Former: CEO, Zurich Stock Exchange; International Relations, SWX Swiss Exchange

Tom Minney

CEO African Growth, Ltd; Consultant Capital Markets Strategy (CAPMEX – the Capital Market Experts and CSCL)
Former: GM, Nambian Stock Exchange

Gyorgy Mohai

Member of Supervisory Board of Budapest Stock Exchange; Professor at Business School of Corvinus
Former: CEO Budapest Stock Exchange

Joseph Rizzello *

ETF Industry Association-Partner/Consultant; Marketing Expert, New Product Innovator and Speaker/Lecturer
Former: CEO, National Stock Exchange; Chairman, National Stock Exchange Holdings, Inc. President, Philadelphia Board of Trade; Executive Vice President, Philadelphia Stock Exchange

Prof. Dr. Ruediger von Rosen ** (Deputy Treasurer)

Former: Head of Press Information and Personal Advisor to the President of Deutsche Bundesbank; Executive Vice President and Speaker of the Board, Deutsche Boerse, A.G; Managing Director, Deutsches Aktieninstitut e. V., Frankfurt and Brussels

Mohamed Abdel Salam *

Executive Chairman, Egyptian Exchange; Executive Chairman, Misr for Central Clearing, Depository & Registry; Executive Chairman, Egyptian Investor Protection Fund; Chairman, Africa and Middle East Central Depositories Association; Chairman, World Forum of CSDs
Former: Chairman and CEO, Cairo and Alexandria Stock Exchanges

Daulet Saudabayev *

Advisor to Executive Director of IMF
Former: Deputy Minister of Finance of Kazakhstan; Advisor to Executive Director of IMF; Advisor to the Prime Minister of Kazakhstan

David Scheckel

Founder/Director, Treveri Market S.A. Luxembourg
Former: CEO and Chairman, Execution Services Holdings, Inc., Newark, New Jersey

Aril Seren **

Former: Vice Chairman, Istanbul Stock Exchange; Secretary General FEAS

Steven M. Shelton **

Cornerstone Global Group, LLC, Chicago
Former: President Scottish Crown Life Insurance Company, Bermuda; President, Northstar U.S.; Executive Vice President Nuveen Investments

Judge Stanley Sporkin *

Stanley Sporkin Associates, Washington, DC
Former: Director, U.S. SEC Division of Enforcement; General Counsel, CIA; Federal Judge

Hannes A. Takacs *

Senior Manager Capital Markets Development, European Bank for Reconstruction and Development
Former: Former Deputy Chairman Board of Directors Prague Stock Exchange, former member of Board of Directors Budapest Stock Exchange, former Director Vienna Stock Exchange, former member Board of Directors Hungarian CSD KELER, former member of the Board of Directors of the Hungarian CCP, former Managing Director CAPMEX – The Capital Market Experts.

Roland Tibell **

Advisor, Bourse Consult LLP;
Managing Partner, Tibell & Associates;
Consultant, Rosenblatt Securities’ consulting team
Former: President OMX US; President OMX Financial Markets; President OM Exchange Systems; CIO Stockholm Stock Exchange

Edward Waitzer *

Senior Partner, Stikeman Ellliot and Jarislowsly, Ditima Mooney Chair in Corporate Governance, York University, Toronto
Former: Vice President, Toronto Stock Exchange; Chairman, Ontario Securities Commission

Dr. Drasko Veselinovic

CEO KO Group, the largest private finance conglomerate in Slovenia
Former: Founder, President and CEO Ljubijana Stock Exchange (Slovenia)

Ted Westerterp ***

Former: CEO European Options Exchange, Founder and Treasurer International Options Markets Association (“IOMA”); Netherlands Minister of Foreign Affairs


Special Guests ( April  2014   –   March  2011 )

Lynda Lou Kane Kraft

President, SNN, Inc.; Executive Editor Micro-Cap Review Magazine

Leonard J. Amoruso

NASDAQ Exchange Board of Directors (NASDAQ Stock Market, NASDAQ OMX PHLX, and NASDAQ OMX BX)
Former: Executive Vice-President and General Counsel for Knight Capital Group, Inc.; Former Deputy Director and Chief Counsel for the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA).

Dr. Graciela Chichilniksy

Professor of Economics and Mathematical Statistics, Columbia University; Director of the Columbia Consortium for Risk Management. Founder and CEO, FIFTEL and Cross Border Exchange. Co-Founder and CEO, Global Thermostat,LLC, a Company that created “Carbon Negative Technology”. Author of fifteen books and some 300 scientific articles. Born in Argentina.
Former: UNESCO Chair in Mathematics and Economics, Columbia University; member of the Columbia University Senate. Taught also at Harvard and Stamford Universities, appeared in Time Magazine as “Heroes of the Environment” and was elected one the Ten Most Influential Latinos in the U.S

Alex Magid

Board Member, M3 Capital, New York
Former: USSR Government, Russia State Duma, USSR State Archive Official

Marat Beksultanov

Representative of the Eurasian Economic Club of Scientist in the United States and Canada
Former: Consultant to the World Bank, Arthur Anderson and other International Organizations

Tomé Brazão

CEO Portinho Investimentos E Projectos Imobiliarios S.A., Madeira Island

Phillip S. Brooks

Current: President and Managing Partner, Invictus Global Capital, Inc
Former: Partner in U.S. and Canadian Law Firms

Sally Calvin

Financial Advisor
Former: International stock trader at Kidder Peabody International and Prudential Bache Securities

Massimo Capuano

CEO Centro Bank, Milan
Former: CEO Borsa Italiana; Deputy CEO London Stock Exchange; President, World Federation of Exchanges; President, Federation of European Exchanges.

R. Cromwell Coulson

President, CEO and Director, OTC Markets Group (OTCQX: OTCM)

David J. Cowen

President and CEO, Museum of American Finance

Avi Ephrahti

Consultancy and capital raising for small companies, Korman Investments, S.A. Partners
Former: Trader, Union Bank of Isreal

Prof. Melvin Escodero

Director, Graduate Finance Program Universidad dei Pacifico in Lima, Peru, CEO El Dorado Investments, Lima, Peru; CEO El Dorado Investments
Former: Head of Peruvian Pension Fund Investment Supervision within the Banking, Insurance and Pension Fund Superintendency

Vyacheslav E. Fedorinov

CEO Infina Investment Company, Moscow

Deborah Fuhr

Partner & Co-Founder ETF Global Insight (London)
Former: Global Head of ETF Research and Implementation Strategy and Managing Director BlackRock/BGI, London

Judith Hardt

Managing Director, Swiss Finance Capital
Former: Director General of European Federation of Exchanges

John E. Herzog

Founder, Museum of American Finance
Former: Chairman, Herzog, Heine, Geduld, Inc. and Member Advisory Committee to NYSE Board of Directors

Alberto Joao Jardim

President of Madeira

Dr. Murat R. Karimsakov

President of the Eurasian Economic Club of Scientists (EECSA); Deputy Chairman of the G-Global Secretariat. Leads the EECSA which sponsors the Astana Economic Forum

Dinara Orazovna Karshalova

Media Associate and International Relations Eurasian Economic Club of Scientists Association
Former: Advisory to the Deputy Chiarman of Tsena Bank, Kazakhstan

George Möller

Chairman of the Supervisory Board of the Netherlands Authority for the Financial Markets, Member of the Board of NASDAQ Dubai
Former: CEO Amsterdam Stock Exchange, CEO Rebeco, Co-founder and COO Euronext; Board of NYSE Liffe

Harvey Pitt

Chairman and CEO Kalorama Partners, Washington, DC
Former: Chairman U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission

Longanthan S. Sithambaram

Client Services Director, Eric Pringle Associates Public Relations, Kuala Lumpur
Former: Senior Vice President, Marketing Development Division, Kuala Lumpur Stock Exchange

Thomas J. Scherer

General Counsel and Senior Vice President, American International Group PC, New York
Former: Managing Director and Chief Compliance Officer, Swiss RE Group, Managing Director, Morgan Stanley, Legal and Compliance, New York and Hong Kong

Rick Scott

Governor of the State of Florida

Laurence Storch

Partner, Pollack and Storch, Washington, DC
Former: Legal Advisor to US State Department; Board of Directors of Massachusetts Institute of Technology


ISEEE Inactive Members

Robert E. Aber

General Counsel and Corporate Secretary, Skarven Enterprises, Inc., New Jersey
Former: Senior Vice President and General Counsel, NASDAQ

Sinan Arslaner *

President, Cfs Consulting Ltd., Istanbul

Former: Vice President Citibank and Executive Vice President Demir Bank, Istanbul

Prof. Dr. Jorg Franke *

Chairman and CEO of the Supervisory Board, Tradegate A.G., Berlin; and other companies in Frankfurt and Berlin
Former: CEO of Eurex; Director, Deutsche Boerse; CEO Berlin Stock Exchange,

Atilla Ilkson

Director, Merrill Lynch Bank, Istanbul
Former: General Counsel’s Office, New York Stock Exchange and Senior Counsel at Merrill Lynch, London

Bengt Ryden *

Chairman and Director of Swedish Companies and Organizations
Former: Chairman and CEO, Stockholm Exchange

Sergey V. Shevchuk

President, Infina Investment Group, Moscow
Former: Trader, Russian Trading System Stock Exchange; CEO, Infina Investment Company, Moscow

David Weild IV *

Chairman and CEO, IssueWorks, Inc.
Former: Vice Chairman, NASDAQ; President, E- Commerce, Prudential Securities

* Member of ISEEE Board of Directors
** Member of Executive Committee
*** Honorary Member