Eilis Ferran

Professor Eilis Ferran was appointed as a non-executive Director of Euroclear plc (“PLC”) and Euroclear SA/NV ("ESA") in December 2017 and March 2018 respectively. 

She is a member and Chairperson of the Nominations & Governance Committee of ESA and a member of the Nominations & Governance Committee of PLC. She is also a member of the Remuneration Committees of PLC and ESA. 

Professor Eilis Ferran, FBA PhD is Pro-Vice-Chancellor for Institutional and International Relations and Professor of Company & Securities Law at the University of Cambridge, and a Professorial Fellow of St Catharine’s College, Cambridge.

Professor Ferran has written extensively on UK, EU and international financial regulation, company law and corporate finance law.  Her publications include Brexit and Financial Services (Hart Publishing, 2017 co-authored), The Oxford Handbook of Financial Regulation (OUP, 2015, co-edited) Principles of Corporate Finance Law (OUP, 2104, co-authored) and  The Regulatory Aftermath of the Global Financial Crisis (CUP 2012, co-authored).

She has advised UK Parliamentary committees and served as an academic member of Stakeholder Group of the European Banking Authority. She is a Fellow of the British Academy and an Honorary Bencher of Middle Temple. As Pro-Vice-Chancellor she has strategic responsibility for Cambridge University’s staff policies and significant international academic partnerships.