The Management Committee provides oversight, strategic direction and coordination of the IOSCO Asia Pacific Hub’s activities.
Mr. Martin Moloney, Chair of the Management Committee and Secretary General of IOSCO
Martin Moloney joined the International Organization of Securities Commissions (IOSCO) in September 2021 as Secretary General.
Prior to joining IOSCO, Martin was Director General of the Jersey Financial Services Commission (JFSC) and before that he worked as a Special Adviser on Risk and Regulation to the Central Bank of Ireland (CBI), where he served for 16 years, previously heading up the Markets Policy, Markets Supervision, and Legal and Finance Divisions respectively. Prior to joining the CBI, Martin worked for brief periods in the Department of Justice and the Irish Competition Authority, and spent ten years working in the Irish Department of Finance in positions of responsibility in relation to both national and semi-State debt management and the sale of State banks. Martin spent his early career working in Industry at Barclays Bank and the Bank of Ireland in London.
Martin has an LLM in Business Law and a Masters qualification in Economic Policy, both from Trinity College Dublin. He has Postgraduate Diplomas in Arbitration, Regulatory Management and has completed professional examinations of the Chartered Institutes of Bankers and the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators.
Dr. Awang Adek Hussin, Vice Chair of the Management Committee and Chairman of the Securities Commission Malaysia
Dr. Awang Adek Hussin was appointed the Executive Chairman of the Securities Commission Malaysia (SC) on 1 June 2022. Prior to his appointment as Chairman of the SC, Awang Adek served as Malaysia’s Ambassador to the United States of America from 2014 to 2016 and Chairman of Council of Trust for the People (MARA) from 2017 to 2018.
Dr. Awang Adek has experience in economics and finance, having spent over 30 years in government and public service. He served as Deputy Minister of Rural Development from 2004 to 2006 and Deputy Minister of Finance from 2006 to 2013. He was also a member of Parliament from 2004 to 2008, and a senator from 2009 to 2013.
Dr. Awang Adek was with the Central Bank Malaysia for 17 years from 1985 until 2001, holding several positions including the role of Assistant Governor. He has also served on the boards of directors of several financial institutions and organisations including the SC, the first Director General of the Labuan Financial Services Authority (LFSA), Permodalan Nasional Berhad (PNB), Chairman of Tenaga Nasional Berhad (TNB), and Chairman of Perbadanan Nasional Berhad (PERNAS).
Dr. Awang Adek received his Bachelor’s degree in Mathematics and Economics from Drew University, and his Master’s and Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) in Economics from the University of Pennsylvania.
Mr. Ashley Ian Alder, JP, Chairman of the IOSCO Board and Chief Executive Officer of the Securities and Futures Commission of Hong Kong
Ashley Alder is the Chief Executive Officer of the Securities and Futures Commission (SFC) of Hong Kong and the Chairman of the Board of IOSCO.
Ashley started his career as a lawyer in London in 1984. He came to Hong Kong in 1989 with the international law firm Herbert Smith, practicing corporate and business law. He was Executive Director of Corporate Finance at the SFC from 2001 to 2004, before returning to Herbert Smith, later as head of the firm’s Asia Region. He rejoined the SFC in 2011.
Ashley attained his Bachelor of Laws degree from the University of London in 1982 and graduated from the University of Cambridge with a Master of Laws degree in 1983.
Mr. Shen Bing, Vice Chair of the IOSCO Asia Pacific Regional Committee, Vice Chair of the IOSCO MMOU Monitoring Group and Director-General of International Affairs at the China Securities Regulatory Commission
Shen Bing is the Director-General of International Affairs at the China Securities Regulatory Commission (CSRC), which he joined in 1996. His areas of expertise and experience are in international communication and cooperation in securities regulation and policy research.
Shen Bing plays an active role within IOSCO and is the Vice Chair of the Asia Pacific Regional Committee (APRC) as well as Vice Chair of the MMOU Monitoring Group. He is also in charge of CSRC’s efforts with other international organisations such as the World Bank, the International Monetary Fund, the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development and the Asian Development Bank.
Shen Bing holds an MBA degree from the School of Management of Cranfield University UK. He also studied at the School of Foreign Studies of Xi’An Jiaotong University and the Department of Accounting of Renmin University of China.
Ms. Neetasha Rauf, Member of the Management Committee and Deputy Director & Head of International Affairs, Securities Commission Malaysia
Neetasha Rauf is the Deputy Director & Head of International Affairs at the Securities Commission Malaysia (SC). She has served the SC for over 25 years starting her career in the Enforcement Division, where she was involved in the criminal prosecution of capital market offences.
As Head of International Affairs, Neetasha leads the SC’s participation in several international regulatory initiatives, and plays an active role within IOSCO through its Assessment Committee and the Sustainability Task Force. She has been involved in the drafting of several IOSCO reports and in IOSCO’s capacity building efforts, particularly for emerging market members and played a significant role in the establishment of the IOSCO Asia Pacific Hub in 2017. Neetasha also leads cooperative efforts between the SC and other regulatory authorities.
Neetasha holds a Bachelor of Laws (LL.B) and a Master of Laws (LLM) in International Law from the University of Nottingham. She is a member of the Honourable Society of Lincoln’s Inn and has been admitted to the Malaysian Bar.