Managing Director and Head - Enforcement Division, Dubai Financial Services Authority
United Arab Emirates
Mr Patrick Meaney joined the DFSA in January 2018 and has 30 years of experience in regulating financial markets and services. Prior to joining the DFSA, Mr Meaney was a Manager in the Wholesale Enforcement Department of the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) for almost seven years focusing on misconduct on listed and OTC financial markets. Prior to the FCA, Mr Patrick worked in senior legal, regulatory enforcement and forensic investigation roles in Australia, Hong Kong and Japan. This included serving as General Counsel and Head of Enforcement at the Australian Prudential Regulation Authority and Head of Listing Enforcement at Hong Kong Exchanges and Clearing Limited. He is admitted to practice Law in Australia and has postgraduate qualifications in Law and Applied Finance.