Peter Fokes is the Regulatory Transformation and Market Initiatives Director for Deutsche Bank’s Corporate and Investment Bank Operations division. Based in London, he originally joined Banker’s Trust graduate training scheme and has over 20 years’ experience in the investment banking industry.
As part of Peter’s current role he is responsible for a portfolio of regulatory driven change programs including IBOR, CSDR, CASS, Transaction reporting and MIFID. He is also heavily involved in the design and development of innovative solutions to deliver benefits to post trade functions through the use of process optimisation, robotics, artificial intelligence and technology change.
In addition Peter is heavily involved in the design and management of vendor platforms to deliver industry infrastructure and acts as DB’s operational representative on a number of industry working groups, with regulators and the Dealer / Client community.
Part of Peter’s role also involves meeting clients face to face and educating / advising them on how they can leverage industry processing infrastructure with scale and efficiency, and lower cost.
Peter is married with 3 children and has a Bsc Hons in Accounting and Financial Management from Loughborough University