ACI elects new president
He succeeds Heering Ligthart who steps down after six years in the post.
Godfried De Vidts<br><br>Fortis Bank, Brussels, has been elected as the new President of ACI - The Financial Markets Association. The election took place at ACI's Council during its half-yearly meeting held alongside the 7th European ACI Congress in London.
He succeeds Heering Ligthart who steps down after six years in the post. Mr De Vidts is the current President of ACI Belgium and Chairman of the European Repo Council, an initiative of The International Securities Market Association (ISMA). He is also a member of ACI's Committee for Professionalism, Secretary of Euribor ACI and a member of the Euribor ACI Money Market & Liquidity Workgroup and sits on ISMA's Market Practices Committee.