EU banking regulator nominates Gerry Cross new executive director
Jan 15 (Reuters) - The European Banking Authority (EBA) said on Tuesday its board has nominated Central Bank of Ireland’s Gerry Cross as its new executive director.
Cross was selected on Monday from a shortlist of candidates compiled by the EBA Selection Committee, the Paris-based regulator said in a statement bit.ly/30mUTPe.
Currently director of financial regulation for policy and risk at the Central Bank of Ireland, Cross will succeed Adam Farkas, who stepped down from his role at the EBA last year to become the chief executive at banking lobby group the Association for Financial Markets in Europe.
Reporting by Akshay Balan in Bengaluru; Editing by Vinay Dwivedi