American Law Institute

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

12th July 2004, Bibliotheque Solvay, Brussels

European Corporate Governance Institute

David Wright
Director, Directorate - Financial Markets
Internal Market, EU Commission

As Director for Financial Markets in the Internal Market Directorate General in the Commission, David's objective is to build an integrated European capital market by 2005, in line with the Lisbon European Council.

He has worked for 25 years in the Commission, starting with statistics/oil data during second oil crises and since then in the areas of Industry, Internal Market, Trade, Energy, Financial Markets, and Research. He was also an adviser in President Delors' Forward Studies Unit (1989-1992), a Member of the Cabinet of Sir Leon Brittan Q.C, and adviser to Jacques Santer, President of the European Commission (1995-1999).

The ECGI is grateful for support for the Launch Conference from
Telecom Italia
The European Commission
Goldman Sachs International