Jo Van de Velde
Executive Director Member of the Board
Jo Van de Velde is Executive Director of DTCC-Euroclear Global Collateral Ltd. and a member of the Board.
He is also Managing Director and Head of Product Management at Euroclear where he has responsibility for capability management, and leading new product development and innovation across the Group. He is a member of the Euroclear group Extended Management Committee.
Previously, he was Director and Head of the Transaction Processing Operations department, which included Securities Settlement Operations, Securities Settlement Client Services, Triparty Collateral Management, OTC Derivatives Services and Cash Processing.
Earlier in his career, Jo was Head of Banking Product Management and was responsible for the strategic direction and development of Euroclear’s involvement in clearing initiatives. He was also actively involved in Euroclear’s negotiations to acquire the Belgian and Dutch Central Securities Depositories, CIK (now Euroclear Belgium) and Necigef (now Euroclear Nederland).
Jo began his career at Euroclear in 1993 as a Domestic Market Analyst. In 1995, he transferred to the International Securities division as Product Manager for international debt securities, becoming Product Manager for Euroclear’s triparty collateral management services in 1998. Jo holds a Bachelor’s degree in Civil Engineering and an MBA, both from the Katholieke Universiteit Leuven (Belgium).