New head of French financial markets regulator will be Bank of France’s Ophele – 12th July 2017

Robert Ophele, a deputy governor at the Bank of France, is set to be named as the new head of the country’s AMF financial markets regulator, the French President’s office said a statement on Tuesday. Ophele will replace Gerard Rameix as head of the AMF. Ophele, born in 1956, graduated from the ESSEC business school with a specialist degree in finance. He joined the Bank of France in 1981.


Sudip Kar-Gupta, Reuters