Eugene du Toit

With 17 years’ experience in the financial sector in legal, compliance and regulatory policy roles, both from the private and public sector perspective, Eugene is a financial sector regulatory policy expert and is responsible for driving many of the major policy and regulatory developments taking place within the financial sector. As Head of the Regulatory Framework Department of the FSCA, Eugene is responsible for the development and maintenance of all legislation falling within the scope of the FSCA’s jurisdiction, thereby supporting the FSCA in achieving its strategic objectives and ensuring emerging risks in the financial sector are responded to effectively and timeously. Eugene also plays a key role in working closely with government departments such as National Treasury in developing primary legislation impacting the financial sector (e.g. the Conduct of Financial Institutions Bill, Financial Markets Act Review, etc). He has been instrumental in transforming the current regulatory landscape to adapt to the Twin Peaks architecture and ensuring that financial sector legislation become more outcomes- and principles-based. Eugene holds B.Com Law and LLB degrees, and various post-graduate qualifications.