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Donald Ricketts

Donald Ricketts, Managing Director, Financial Services


My Job

Head FleishmanHillard’s Financial Services Practice in EMEA, responsible for leading on European regulatory, competition and reputational strategy-setting for clients across the sector.

My Experience

Advised the world’s largest global institutions and market infrastructures as well as supporting innovative new entrants in the industry. Background in financial services, having served in the business advisory and assurance practice of one of the world’s leading professional services organisations and in the corporate finance department of a global banking group.

Separate from these roles, worked with the European Commission’s Directorate General for External Political Relations, working with a team of officials with responsibility for external “Security Issues”.

My Proudest Achievements

Bringing up a family.

My Education

Bachelor of Arts degree with honors in Politics, Philosophy and Economics from Oxford University; Qualified as a chartered accountant.

My Languages

English, French.

My Interests outside work

Swim, bike, run.

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