Director General, Commission de Surveillance du Secteur Financier (CSSF)
Claude Marx is Director General of the CSSF, Luxembourg’s financial supervisory authority and member of the Board of Supervisors of ESMA (European Securities and Markets Authority).
Prior to his nomination as Director General of the CSSF, Claude Marx was CEO, authorized manager of Lombard International Assurance S.A., a unit-linked life insurance company, owned by Blackstone Tactical Opportunities. He was also Chairman of the Board of the Luxembourg PFS Lombard Intermediation Services S.A., a fully owned subsidiary of Lombard International Assurance S.A.
From 1994 to 2011, Claude Marx worked for HSBC, where he last held the position of Deputy Chief Executive Officer of HSBC Private Bank (Luxembourg) S.A.
Claude Marx holds a Master’s Degree in Law from the University of Paris and an LL.M. in International Business Law from the University of London.
He is fluent in English, German, French and Luxembourgish.