Robert Scharfe

CEO, Luxembourg Stock Exchange

Languages spoken: French, English, German, Luxembourgish

As of April 2012 he holds the position of CEO at the Luxembourg Stock Exchange and he is a member of the Board of directors of the Federation of European Securities Exchanges.

Before joining the Luxembourg Stock Exchange, he spent 35 years in the Banking industry, mostly in Corporate Finance and Financial Markets. Between 2000 and 2012 he was a Member of the Management Board of BGL BNP Paribas in Luxembourg. During that time he also assumed senior responsibilities within Fortis Bank in the areas of Institutional Banking and Global Markets.

During his banking career, he acquired extensive knowledge in International Capital Markets and gained solid experience in Asset Management and Investment Funds.

He holds a Master’s Degree in Economics from the University of Nancy, France, and he is an alumni of Insead, France and Stanford Business School, Palo Alto, USA.