Dr Sven Kasper
State Street , Senior Vice President and International Head of Regulatory, Industry and Government Affairs
Sven is a Senior Vice President and International Head of Regulatory, Industry and Government Affairs. As such, he is responsible for regulatory and government relations as well as policy development across all of State Street’s businesses in Asia-Pacific and Europe, the Middle East and Africa (EMEA). He and his team monitor, analyze and provide updates about all relevant policy and regulatory developments that may impact directly or indirectly the company. Sven also regularly contributes to the work of relevant industry associations on behalf of State Street, actively engages with EU and global stakeholders to raise views and provide technical expertise on issues of importance to State Street and its clients, and speaks frequently at various public stakeholder events.
In addition, Sven leads State Street’s corporate-wide Brexit program which coordinates the creation and execution of the organization’s Brexit plans bringing together senior representatives from all business units and functions.
He is also a member of the board of State Street International Holdings, the holding company for State Street’s principal international subsidiaries.
Prior to joining State Street in April 2010, Sven was Head of EU Public Affairs, Funds at Prudential plc in London representing the company’s position in asset management related issues. Sven started his career at UBS both in Zurich and in London where he was Associate Director for European Government Affairs.
Sven is a graduate of St. Gallen University in Switzerland with a doctorate in International Affairs. A German national, Sven is married and father of one daughter.