David Masters is a Director at Societe Generale, working as the Chief Data Officer for SG International Limited (UK) and Prime Business (Global), and has over 23 years’ experience in data management, regulatory and asset management operations. My current role is focused on building a data framework, in order to lead regulatory projects related to data management; ensure that data quality is compliant with regulators’ requirements stated in BCBS 239; ensure that the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) is implemented in order for SGIL to be compliant; increase reliability of the data used by the business and contribute to optimize SGIL / PRM Global scarce resources’ management; set a roadmap concerning the monitoring and continuous improvement of data management.
Previous role as Referential Data Expert, involved as an SME in MiFIR and EMIR regulatory reporting and other non-financial regulatory reporting including Dodd-Frank, Canada, REMIT. The role also focused on various regulatory referential data initiatives such as counterparty and product referential data David also speaks regularly or else acts as chair / moderator at various industry forums and conferences.
David has been at Societe Generale Investment Bank London (formerly Newedge UK) for over 7 years. He was previously at Goldman Sachs for over 16.5 years, working in Asset Management operations for 11 and more recently in Regulatory Operations for 5.5 years. David has a BSc Honours degree in Geology from Imperial College, London.