Bruno Colmant is an Executive Board member at Bank Degroof Petercam, the largest private bank in Belgium. Prior to that, he was a partner with the German consulting company Roland Berger, the deputy CEO of the largest belgian insurance company AGEAS and head of Euronext Brussels and responsible for EU Affairs and oversight of the Euronext Belgian Market. He was a member of the NYSE Euronext Management Committee. Prior to joining NYSE Euronext, Mr. Colmant was Chief of Staff of the Minister of Finance in Belgium from November 2006 through September 2007. Prior to that, Mr. Colmant was the CFO and a member of the Executive Committee and Board of Directors of ING Group, Belgium. From September 2002 to April 2004, he was the Chief Executive Officer for ING Group, Luxembourg. Prior to that, since 1984, he worked in the audit division of Arthur Andersen, where he held various executive management positions and specialized in financial instruments accounting. Mr. Colmant serves on various industry boards and committees including the Belgian Institute of Chartered Accountants and the Belgian Institute of Accounting Standards. Bruno Colmant holds a PhD in Applied Economics (Accounting), Brussels University, an MBA from Purdue University, a Master degree in Tax Law as well as the American CFA, CIA, and CMA certifications. He is a Belgian Chartered Public Accountant. Bruno Colmant has authored more than 70 books and is a member of the Belgian Royal Academy.