Glen Fernandes is part of the Euroclear Group Strategy team. Glen is responsible for assessing the fundamental economic, market and regulatory trends, the dynamics in technology and innovation ecosystem, as well as driving business development and investment opportunities, to help shape Euroclear’s overall strategic and innovation direction. He also co-chairs an international industry working group of Central Securities Depositories (CSDs), Custodian banks & Fintechs under the International Securities Services Association (ISSA) to help create a common market understanding for the adoption of Digital Assets and Distributed Ledger Technologies (DLT) in capital markets. Fernandes has over 15 years of experience in capital markets and financial technology across America, Europe and Asia Pacific. He joined Euroclear in 2014 having earlier worked for securities services business lines at JP Morgan, Nomura, and Lehman Brothers where his work spanned key product/service development and technology enhancements.