American Law Institute

Corporate Governance Standards
Capital Market Competitiveness

European Corporate Governance Institute
9th October 2007
Securities and Exchange Commission
Washington DC

A free all-day conference co-sponsored by the American Law Institute and the European Corporate Governance Institute
Pierre Delsaux
Director, Free Movement of Capital, Company Law and Corporate Governance,
DG, Internal Market and Services, European Commission

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Pierre Delsaux was born in Belgium in 1957. After studying Law at the University of Liège, he obtained his Master of Law at the Northwestern University in 1983.

He was Legal Secretary at the Court of Justice from 1984 to 1987.

His career within the Commission has included working in the Directorate General Competitition (1991-1994) and the Directorate General Internal Market . He is currently Head of Unit and Director of Free movement of capital, Company Law and Corporate Governance. He was also Secretary of the Lamfalussy Group.

The ALI and the ECGI are grateful for support for the 2007 Conference from
The European Commission