Rudolf Siebel is responsible for Legal, Statistics and IT at BVI, the German asset management and fund industry trade association. He represents the interests of the fund industry on the Technical Committee at the German Federal Financial Supervisory Authority (BaFin). Rudolf Siebel was on the German SEPA Committee. He is Chair of the European Fund and Asset Management Association (EFAMA) Money Market Funds Working Group and Benchmark Working Group. Rudolf Siebel is Vice Chair of the interna-tional securities standardisation association, Securities Market Practice Group (SMPG). He also is a member of the Consultative Working Group of ESMA’s Post Trading Standing Committee. He was a member of the European Post-Trade Forum (EPTF) of the European Commission. He has been appointed a member of the Financial Stability Board (FSB) working group “Private Sector Preparato-ry Group”. This working group advises the supervisory officials on the Financial Stability Board on introducing and developing the Legal Entity Identifier (LEI). He is also Member of the German Asset Management Standards Committee (GAMSC) to support GIPS standards. Previously, he was a Vice President – Senior Credit Officer with Moody´s Investors Service.