Africa / Middle-East Regional Committee

The AMERC is one of four regional committees constituted by IOSCO to focus on regional issues relating to securities regulation in the African / Middle-East region.

Members of the Africa / Middle-East Regional Committee


Mr. Paul Murithi Muthaura, Chief Executive, Capital Markets Authority, Kenya

Vice Chair

This position is currently vacant and will be filled shortly

Board Representative

Dr. Mohammed Omran, Chairman, Financial Regulatory Authority, Egypt

Members (26)

Commission d'Organisation et de Surveillance des Opérations de Bourse, Algeria
(Mr. Abdelhakim Berrah, Chairman)

Comissão do Mercado de Capitais, Angola
(Mr. Mário Gavião, Chairman)

Central Bank of Bahrain, Bahrain, Kingdom of
(Mrs. Abeer Al Saad, Director of the Capital Markets Supervision Directorate)

Commission de Surveillance du Marché Financier de l'Afrique Centrale (Securities and Exchange Commission of Central Africa), Central Africa
(Mr. Marcel Ondele, General Secretary)

Dubai Financial Services Authority, DIFC, Dubai
(Mr. Ian Johnston, Chief Executive)

Financial Regulatory Authority, Egypt
(Dr. Mohammed Omran, Chairman)

Securities and Exchange Commission, Ghana
(Rev. Daniel Ogbarmey Tetteh, Director General)

Jordan Securities Commission, Jordan
(Mr. Mohamed Saleh Horani, Executive Chairman)

Capital Markets Authority, Kenya
(Mr. Paul Murithi Muthaura, Chief Executive)

Capital Markets Authority, Kuwait
(Dr. Ahmed Abdulrahman Al-Milhem, Chair and Managing Director)

Reserve Bank of Malawi, Malawi
(Mr. Lanjes Sinoya, Capital Markets and Microfinance Supervision Department)

Financial Services Commission, Mauritius, Republic of
(Mr. Harvesh Seegolam, Chief Executive)

Autorité Marocaine du Marché des Capitaux, Morocco
(Mrs. Nezha Hayat, President)

Securities and Exchange Commission, Nigeria
(Mary Joseph Uduk, Acting Director-General)

Capital Market Authority, Oman, Sultanate of
(Mr. Abdullah Salim Al-Salmi, Executive President)

Palestine Capital Market Authority, Palestine
(Mr. Barraq Adli Rashed Nabulsi, General Director)

Qatar Financial Markets Authority, Qatar
(Mr. Nasser Ahmed Al Shaibi, Chief Executive Officer)

Capital Market Authority, Saudi Arabia
(Mr. Mohammed Abdullah Elkuwaiz, Chairman of the Board of the Capital Market Authority)

Financial Sector Conduct Authority, South Africa
(Mr. Dube Tshidi, Executive Officer)

Syrian Commission on Financial Markets and Securities, Syria
(Dr. Abdurahman Merhi, Chairman and CEO)

Capital Markets and Securities Authority, Tanzania
(Mrs. Nasama Mahanyu Massinda, Chief Executive Officer)

Conseil du marché financier, Tunisia
(Mr. Salah Essayel, Chairman)

Capital Markets Authority, Uganda
(Mr. Keith Kalyegira, Chief Executive Officer)

Securities and Commodities Authority, United Arab Emirates
(Mr. Sultan Bin Saeed Al-Mansoori, Chairman)

Conseil régional de l'épargne publique et des marchés financiers, West African Monetary Union
(Mr. Mamadou Ndiaye, Chairman)

Securities and Exchange Commission, Zambia
(Mr. Phillip K. Chitalu, Secretary and Chief Executive)

Associate Members (Non-Voting Members) (12)

Financial Services Regulatory Authority, Abu Dhabi
(Mr. Richard Teng, Chief Executive Officer)

Union of Arab Securities Authorities, Arab Union
(Mr. Jalil Tarif, Secretary General)

Non-Bank Financial Institutions Regulatory Authority, Botswana
(Mr. Oaitse Ramasedi, CEO)

Auditoria Geral do Mercado de Valores Mobiliários, Banco Central of Cabo Verde, Cabo Verde
(Mr. Pedro Lima Rocha, Chairman / Mr. João Chantre, Executive Director)

Commission des Marchés Financiers, Cameroon
(M. Jean Claude NGBWA, President)

Securities and Exchange Organization, Islamic Republic of Iran
(Mr. Shapour Mohammadi, Chairman)

Capital Markets Authority, Lebanon
(Mr. Riad Salame, Chairman / Ms. Nadine AbdelNour, Acting Secretary General / Mr. Sami Saliba, Executive Board member)

Namibia Financial Institutions Supervisory Authority, Namibia
(Mr. Kenneth S Matomola, Acting CEO)

Qatar Financial Centre Regulatory Authority, Qatar
(Mr. Michael G. Ryan, Chief Executive Officer)

Capital Market Authority, Rwanda
(Ms. Staci Warden, Chairperson)

Financial Services Authority, Seychelles
(Mr. Alain Chang-Sam, Director of Capital Markets and CIS Supervision)

Financial Services Regulatory Authority, Swaziland
(Sandile Dlamini, Chief Executive Officer / Babhekile Matsebula, General Manager: Capital Markets Development)