John Barrass | Deputy Chief Executive

John Barrass, Deputy Chief Executive, PIMFA

John Barrass joined PIMFA (formerly the Wealth Management Association (WMA)) as Deputy Chief Executive in July 2007. As part of his work he runs PIMFA interests in Public Policy and Government Relations, including Brexit, EU related business and anti-financial crime activity. Prior to joining PIMFA, John was Head of CFA Institute Centre for Financial Market Integrity in EMEA which followed over 12 years running international regulatory policy for the UK Government, the Securities and Investments Board, and the Financial Services Authority. He spent the first 12 years of his career in HM Diplomatic Service immersed in Soviet and East European Affairs but with the fall of the Berlin Wall felt that it was time to move on. John was educated at Cambridge University, England, and has a Masters degree from the University of Essex.


Wealth 2.0 Day 2 - 29th November 2018 @ 11:20

Brexit - Navigating through uncertainty and finding opportunities for the AWM (Asset and Wealth Management) industry

  • How can we turn Brexit into a catalyst to accelerate our response to global opportunities, not distract?
  • Considering the impact of Brexit on incumbents, compared to the new players in the AWM industry
  • Outlining the governmental steps for the protection of the industry in the face of disruption and likely upheaval
last published: 27/Nov/18 11:35 GMT

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