Mr. Harold Finders has been appointed Vice Chairman of the Euroclear Group (Euroclear Holding SA/NV and Euroclear SA/NV) on 1 Dec, 2021. Mr. Finders also serves as a member of the Nomination and Governance Committee as well as of the Remuneration Committee.
In addition, Mr. Finders continues to exercise the chairmanship of Euroclear Investments in Luxembourg and Euroclear AG in Switzerland, two intermediaries holding companies of the Euroclear Group.
From mid-2020 until December 2021, Mr. Finders has served as interim Chairman for Euroclear Holding SA/NV and interim Vice Chairman for Euroclear SA/NV.
Mr. Finders joined the Euroclear Board as a Non Executive Director in 2017. He also served as Chair of the Remuneration Committee from 2018 to mid-2020.
Before joining Euroclear, Mr. Finders worked for SunGard Financial Systems, one of the world’s leading software and technology services companies to the Banking, Capital Markets, Asset Servicing and Insurance industries. He joined the Group in 1996 and held several senior management positions before being appointed CEO of the Group in 2010, leading a global team of more than 12000 employees. During his time with SunGard, Mr. Finders was instrumental in driving the company's international expansion and growth in Europe, the Middle East and Asia as well as leading and integrating several key acquisitions.
Before joining SunGard, Mr. Finders occupied several senior management positions in Fortune 500 Technology Companies.
Mr. Finders is a Swiss and Dutch national and speaks four languages. He holds an MBA from the Faculty of Business & Economics (HEC) of the University of Lausanne.