John Arnesen has been directly involved in securities finance for 28 years. He has managed the growth of the European businesses at one of the world's leading US global custodians, an ICSD based in Luxembourg and as Global head of Agency Lending for a leading French bank with trading desks in Australia, New York and London.
John’s wealth of experience has helped the businesses he managed navigate the changing landscape in which securities finance operates for both clients and the agent lenders he has represented. He has authored thought leadership articles that have appeared in the industry press and has regularly been asked to moderate or participate on panel discussions in Australia, Europe and the U.S. In 2017 he co-chaired the International Securities Lending Association’s annual industry conference in Berlin.
He brings his experience in consulting for buy and sell-side institutions engaged in securities finance having held the position of Senior Consultant for a large data led provider of industry related analytics.