American Law Institute

“Regulatory Competition and Subsidiarity
in Corporate Governance
in a Transatlantic Perspective”

12th July 2004, Bibliotheque Solvay, Brussels

European Corporate Governance Institute
List of those who attended
Mr David Ablett
Director, Policy Development, TSX Group Inc
Mr Rients Abma
Senior Policy Advisor, Securities Markets Division, Netherlands Ministry of Finance
Mr Franz-Josef Acher
General Counsel, Corporate Vice President, Henkel KGaA
Mr Patrice Aguesse
Conseiller, European Parliament
Mr Bernardo Aguilera
Spanish Employers-CEOE
Mr Thomas Argente
Intern European Affairs, MEDEF
Mr Javier Arias
Head representative to the EU, Banco Bilbao Vizcaya Argentaria
Mr Tom Baelden
Junior Researcher, Belgian Director's Institute
Dr Sven-Frederik Balders
Rechtsanwalt, Confederation of German Employers' Associations (BDA)
Mr Jonathan Bates
Managing Director, Institutional Design
Professor Marco Becht
Executive Director, European Corporate Governance Institute
Mr Hans-Ulrich Beck
Senior Sustainability Analyst, Dutch Sustainability Research
Mr Geir Bekkevold
Head of Goods Unit, EFTA - European Free Trade Association
Mrs Nathalie Berger
Administrator, European Commission
Dr Rainer W. Boden
Delegate of the Board of Managing Directors for European Affairs, Deutsche Bank AG
Dr Mario Bogisch
Assistant Vice President, Strategy and Controlling, Commerzbank AG
Mr Antonio Borges
Chairman, European Corporate Governance Institute
Mr José Brito Antunes
Financial Counsellor, Portuguese Representation to EU
Mr David Brown
Financial and Monetary Affairs, U.S. Mission to the European Union
Mr Silvio Capone
Representative, Banca d'Italia
Ms Elena Cappella
Deputy Director, American Law Institute
Mr Michael Castelló Vogt
Consultant, Deminor Rating
Professor Francesco Chiappetta
General Counsel, Telecom Italia S.p.A.
Ms Maria Chiara Cieri
Associate, La Sapienza University of Rome
Dr Salome Cisnal de Ugarte
Lawyer, Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer
Mr Cagan Cobanoglu
Researcher, TUSIAD-Turkish Industry & Business Association
Mr Mitchell Coen
Vice President, Office of Government Relations, Merrill Lynch
Professor John Coffee
Adolf A. Berle Professor of Law, Columbia Law School
Mr David Coleman
Senior Adviser, Company Affairs Department, UNICE
Professor Pierre-Henri Conac
Maître de conférences, University Paris 1 (Panthéon-Sorbonne)
Mr Koen Coppenholle
Senior Counsel European Affairs, General Electric
Mr Christopher Crozier
Executive Director, Morgan Stanley
Mr Stefano Cuccia
Head of Market Supervision, TLX SpA
Professor Alessandra Daccò
Professor, University of Milan
Mr George Dallas
Managing Director & Global Practice Leader, Governance Services, Standard & Poor's
Mr David Dando
Director of European Development, Investor Responsibility Research Center
Mrs Christine Darville
Legal Advisor, Federation of Enterprises in Belgium
Mr Risser David
Analyst, NestorAdvisors
Mr Philip Davidson
Assistant Manager, Corporate Governance, America and Australia, Hermes Pensions Management
Mr William Dazy
Consultant, Public Affairs, Hill & Knowlton
Mr Dominique de Crayencour
Director Institutional Affairs, European Investment Bank
Mr Giovanni De Duonni
Representative for Benelux and the European Union, Banca di Roma
Mr Eric De Keuleneer
Gedelegeerd bestuurder, Universitaire Stichting
Mr Gerben de Noord
European Affairs Representative, Standard & Poor's
Ms Caroline Delaude
Axalto
Professor Mathias Dewatripont
Director, ECARES. Universite Libre de Bruxelles
Dr Simonetta di Cagno
Head of Representative Office, Assonime
Ms Giulia Di Tommaso
Public Affairs Manager, Unilver N.V.
Mr Valschaerts Dominique
Member of the Executive Committee, Luxembourg Stock Exchange
Dr Marisa Doppler
Governmental Programs, Taxes & Finance, IBM Europe
Professor Mario Draghi
Vice Chairman, Goldman Sachs International
Mrs Ivana Dubova
Stagiare, EC DG Markt G4
Mr Carlos Egea
Economist, International and European Relations, European Central Bank
Dr Erich Eggenhofer
Administrator, European Commission
Professor Melvin Eisenberg
Koret Professor of Law, University of California at Berkeley
Ms Anna Eklöf
Confederation of Swedish Enterprise
Professor Luca Enriques
Professor of Business Law, Department of Business Law, University of Bologna
Mr Sebastian Fairhurst
Manager EU Affairs, European Financial Services Round Table
Ms Julie Falconer
Stagiaire, U.S. Mission to the European Union
Professor Björn Fasterling
Professor and Head of Legal Sciences Department, EDHEC Business School
Mr Gerard Fehrenbach
Corporate Governance Lawyer Investments, PGGM
Mr Angel Domínguez Fernández-Burgos
Analyst, CNMV
Professor Guido Ferrarini
Professor of Law, University of Genoa
Mr Francesco Ferrini
Lawyer, Jones Day, Milan
Mr Giovanni Figà-Talamanca
Lawyer, Consiglio Nazionale Ragionieri
Ms Tatyana Filipova
Stagiare, EU Commission
Dr Ludger Fischer
UEAPME
Dr Ralf Fischer zu Cramburg
Head of Liaison Office to the EU, Deutsches Aktieninstitut
Dr Bénédicte Francois
Doctor of Law, University of Panthéon-Assas (PARIS II)
Ms Florence François-Poncet
Administrator, DG Markt, European Commission
Dr Paul Frentrop
Director, Deminor
Dr Corinna Freund
Financial Supervision Expert, European Central Bank
Professor Soren Friis Hansen
Professor, Syddnask Universitet
Ms Elmarie Fryer
Postgraduate Research Student, Trinity College, Dublin
Mrs Sophie Galipienso
Banco Bilbao Vizcaya Argentaria
Mr Sebastian Gerlach
Senior Consultant, KREAB
Mr Jurij Giacomelli
Managing Director, Finance
Professor Ronald Gilson
Meyers Professor of Law & Business, Stanford
Professor Paolo Giudici
Professor of Business Law, FUB - Free University of Bozen
Mr Joseph Giustiniani
Adviser, Allianz Group
Dr Wolfgang Glomb
Minister Counsellor, Head of Financial Services Unit, Permanent Representation of the Federal Republic of Germany to the EU
Mr Charles Goldfinger
Managing Director, Global Electronic Finance
Mr Harvey Goldschmid
Commissioner, U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission
Mr Leo Goldschmidt
Director, European Corporate Governance Institute
Mr Jeremy Grant
Research Fellow, Graduate Institute of International Studies, LSE
Mrs Doris Grass
Journalist, Financial Times Deutschland
Mr Richard Grayson
Consultant, British American Tobacco p.l.c.
Mr Johannnes Guigard
FEE
Mr Kaya Gönencer
Joint Secretary General, AFGE
Ms Malja Haas
Assistant Manager, Deutsche Bank AG
Mr Pierre Habbard
Consultant, Trade Union Advisory Committee to the OECD
Mrs Isabelle Haggeney
Executive Assistant to Dr. Breuer, Deutsche Bank AG
Ms Anette Hauff
EU-Representative Office, Deutsche Bank
Mr Hans-Jürgen Hellwig
President 2004, Council of the Bars and Law Societies of the European Union
Mr Rasmus Herring
Advisor, European Affairs, Confederation of Danish Industries
Professor Gerard Hertig
Professor of Law, ETH Zurich
Mr Paul Hewitt
Business Development Manager, Europe, Manifest
Mr Steven Hijink
Policy Advisor, Dutch Ministry of Finance
Dr Thomas Hodler
Corporate Secretary, Swiss Re
Mr Dennis Hoffman
UK Office Manager, Investor Responsibility Research Center
Professor Klaus J. Hopt
Director, Max-Planck-Institute, Hamburg
Mr John Houston
Chairman, Houston Consulting Europe
Ms Karina Huberman
Executive Assistant, European Corporate Governance Institute
Mr Jonathan Hunt
Head of Corporate Governance, Institute of Chartered Accountants in England & Wales
Mr Markus Ihle
Stagiare, German Savings Banks Association
Mr Mats Isaksson
Head of Division, OECD
Mr Bernhard Jarzynka
Principal Administrator, Europeaid-European Commission
Mr René Jensen
Counsellor, Permanent Representation of Denmark to the EU
Dr Timo Kaisanlanlahti
Counsellor, Financial Markets Department, Ministry of Finance, Finland
Mr Erich Kandler
Partner, Deloitte & Touche GmbH
Mr Antti Karhunen
Administrator, European Commission
Mr Arman Khachaturyan
Visiting Fellow, CEPS
Mr Grant Kirkpatrick
Senior Economist, Corporate Affairs Division, OECD
Dr Helmut Klaas
Director, Personnel, Institut der Wirtschaftsprüfer in Deutschland e.V.
Mr Christof Klitz
Head of EU Liaison Office, Volkswagen AG
Professor Jette Steen Knudsen
Director, The Copenhagen Centre
Ms Doris Kolassa
First Secretary, Permanent Representation of the Federal Republic of Germany to the EU
Mrs Stefanie Kornatz
Stagiaire, DG Markt G.4 European Commission
Mr Jens Valdemar Krenchel
Advisor, Confederation of Danish Industries
Ms Aleksandra Kronberga
Temporary agent, European Commission
Dr Klaus Körner
Administrator, European Commission - DG ENTR
Mr Jussi Laitinen
Chief Investment Officer, Ilmarinen Mutual Pension Insurance Company
Mr Philippe Lambrecht
General Secretary, Federation of Enterprises in Belgium
Dr Philip Larkin
Trade & Industry Committee, House of Commons
Ms Marjut Leskinen
Counsellor, Internal Market, Permanent Representation of Finland to the EU
Professor Lance Liebman
Director, American Law Institute
Mrs Helga Linse
Manager, Legal Policy, DaimlerChrysler
Dr Stefano Lombardo
Professor, Free University of Bolzano, School of Economics and Management
Mr Arnaud Mahéas
Head of Brussels Office, AFEP
Mr Martin Manuzi
Director, EU Office, Institute of Chartered Accountants
Mr Henk Marius
Senior Legal Adviser, Shell Pension Fund
Mr Antony Marsden
European Corporate Governance Service Executive, PIRC Ltd.
Mr Helmuth Martin
Senior Vice President, Head of the Liaison Office to the EU, Commerzbank
Mr Steffen Matthias
Secretary General, FEFSI
Professor Colin Mayer
Professor, Said Business School, University of Oxford
Mr Sean McGuire
Principal Policy Adviser, CBI
Dr Martha Meinema
Senior Policy Advisor, Directorat-General Enetrprise Climate, Netherlands Ministry of Economic Affairs
Mr Stefano Micossi
Director General, Assonime
Mr Jeremy Miller
Consultant and Webmaster, European Corporate Governance Institute
Mrs Christine Miller
Membership & Administration, European Corporate Governance Institute
Ms Jennie Mills
Director, Milford International Associates Ltd
Ms Niamh Moloney
Reader in Law, Queen's University Belfast
Professor Paolo Montalenti
Professore Ordinario, University of Turin
Mr Geoffrey Morson
Lawyer, Morson International Law Office
Mr Paul Moxey
Head of Corporate Governance & Risk Management, ACCA
Dr Federico Maria Mucciarelli
Research assistant, Università degli studi Bologna
Mr Robert Mundheim
Of Counsel, Shearman & Sterling LLP
Mr Jean-Yves Muylle
Administrator, European Commission
Mr Thomas Müller
European Commission / DG MARKT
Mr Stilpon Nestor
Principal, Nestor Advisors
Mr Achim Oelgarth
Head of Brussels Office, Association of German Banks
Mr Henri Olivier
Secretary General, FEE
Mr Hylko Oosterloo
Economic Specialist, European Parliament Affairs, U.S. Mission to the European Union
Mr Panos Papapaschalis
Legal Adviser, European Banking Federation (FBE)
Mr James Perham-Marchant
Vice President, European Market Development, Standard & Poor's
Ms Chiara Pisano
Project Manager, FEE
Mr Joris Pollet
Associate Director, Corporate External Relations, Middle East & Africa, Procter & Gamble Europe
Mr James Pressley
Reporter, Bloomberg News
Ms Lisa Rabbe
Executive Director, Government Affairs, Goldman Sachs International
Mrs Anika Ratzmann
Student, Deutscher Städte- und Gemeindebund
Mr Fritz H Rau
Chairman, EFFAS
Mr Marc Rechter
Vice President, EU Liaison Office, ABN AMRO
Mr Fabio Recine
Senior Legal Counsel, European Central Bank
Mr John Rega
Journalist, Bloomberg News
Ms Sibylle Reichert
Permanent Representative, AEIP
Mr Nikita Reinbot
President Directeur General, Capital Management International (France)
Mr Nickolas Reinhardt
Director, Houston Consulting Europe
Dr Gerald Resch
Head of Division, Investment Services & Compliance, Austrian Financial Market Authority
Mr Donald Ricketts
Senior Consultant, Head of Financial Services, GPC International
Mr Jonathan Rickford
Director, The Company Law Centre, British Institute of International and Comparative Law
Dr Marco Rigotti
Consultant, Piacentini Rigotti Sfondrini
Mr Kåre Riis Nielsen
Programme Manager, The Copenhagen Centre
Mr Axel Rindborg
Head of Practice, Competition & Internal Market, Interel PR & PA
Mr David Risser
Analyst, Nestor Advisors
Professor Mark Roe
Professor of Law, Harvard Law School
Mr Kristian Roed
Advisor, Association of European Chambers of Commerce & Industry
Dr Paul Rohrlich
Deputy Counselor for Economic Affairs, Embassy of the United States of America, Brussels
Mr Thomas Ronnow
Senior Adviser, Confederation of Danish Employers
Dr Andrzej Rudka
First Counsellor and Chief Economist, Permanent Representation of the Republic of Poland to the EU
Mr Werner Ruess
EU Corporate Affairs Deputy Manager, Michelin
Mrs Adelheid Sailer-Schuster
First Counsellor, Permanent Representation of the Federal Republic of Germany to the EU
Ms Geraldine Salborn
Assistant, German association of towns and municipalities
Mr John Sammis
Minister-Counsellor For Economic Affairs, United States Mission to the European Union/Economic Section
Mr Paolo Santella
Detached National Expert, Internal Market Directorate-General, European Commission
Mr Andre Sapir
Economic Adviser, GOPA - European Commission
Dr Alexander Schaub
Director General, European Commission
Dr Florian Schilling
Vice Chairman, Heidrick & Struggles
Dr Eberhard Schollmeyer
Legal Counsellor, German Permanent Representation to the EU
Mr Henning Schoppmann
Secretary General, European Association of Public Banks
Dr Stephan Schuster
Managing Director, Head of Capital Markets Policy, Deutsche Bank AG
Mr Rudolf Schwab
Compliance Officer, Telekom Austria
Mr David Schwander
Legal Adviser, European Association of Public Banks - EAPB
Mrs Irmfried Schwimann
Head of Unit, Financial Services Policy, European Commission / DG Internal Market
Mr Leonardo Sforza
Head Research & EU Affairs, Hewitt Associates s.a.
Mr Aldo Siragusa
Honorary Head of Division, Council of the European Union
Ms Saskia Slomp
Technical Director, FEE
Ms Elizabeth Snyderwine
Corporate Governance Consulting Limited
Mr Patrick Soenen
Business consultant, QAP
Mr Lars Vind Sorensen
Detached National Expert, Internal Market Directorate-General, European Commission
Mr Philip Springuel
Public Affairs, EurActiv.com
Mr Patrick Stumm
Marketing Manager, EurActiv.com
Dr Daniel Summerfield
Corporate Governance Adviser, USS
Ms Agnieszka Szczesniak
Stagiaire, European Commission
Mr Olivier Terrettaz
Management Consultant,
Mr Dominique Thienpont
Administrator, Internal Market Directorate-General, European Commission
Mr Chris Thomas
Head, Board Consulting Practice Group, Egon Zehnder International
Mr Jeffrey Tulchin
Attorney, Self Employed
Mrs Marie Törnell
Deputy director, Confederation of Swedish Enterprise
Mr Dominique Valschaerts
Member of the Executive Committee, Borse de Luxembourg
Mrs Ieke Van den Burg MEP
European Parliament
Ms Annette van der Krogt
Corporate Governance Analyst, ABN AMRO Asset Management
Mr Philip van Tongeren
Project manager & publisher, TMC Asser Instituut/Press
Mr Nicolas Véron
Founding Partner, ECIF
Dr Timo Viherkenttä
Deputy CEO, The Local Government Pensions Institution
Mr Ian Vollbracht
Administrator, Economic and Monetary Affairs Committee Secretariat, European Parliament
Mr Oliver Wall
Policy Officer, American Chamber of Commerce to the EU
Mr Crispin Waymouth
Financial Services Policy, DG Internal Market, European Commission
Mr William Weber
Fellow, Robert Bosch Foundation, Deutsche Schutzvereinigung für Wertpapierbesitz
Mrs Birgit Weise-Montag
Deputy Head of Unit, European Commission
Dr Axel Werder
Professor, Berlin Center of Corporate Governance
Mr Peter Wiesner
Attorney-at-law, Bundesverband der Deutschen Industrie (BDI)
Mr Claus Wiinblad
Head of Danish Equities, ATP
Mr David Wright
Director, Financial Markets, European Commission
Mr Guido Wuenschmann
Market Policy, Deutsche Boerse AG
Professor Eddy Wymeersch
Chairman, Banking, Finance and Insurance Commission
Mr Stephen Yeo
Chief Executive Officer, Centre for Economic Policy Research
Mr Francesco Zaini
Associate Director, Arthur D. Little
The ECGI is grateful for support for the Launch Conference from
Telecom Italia
The European Commission
Goldman Sachs International