Martin Egan, global co-head of primary and credit markets and origination at BNP Paribas, has replaced Spencer Lake, formerly of HSBC, as chair of the association.
Egan was previously UK head of fixed income at BNP Paribas and was responsible for overseeing day-to-day client activity and trading positions.
He is chair of ICMA’s primary market practice committee and was previously vice chairman of the board of the ICMA.
At its annual general meeting, the association voted in new board members, including: Umberto Arts of KBC Bank; Juan Blasco of Banco Bilbao Vizcaya; and Jonathan Brown of Barclays Capital Securities.
The association also welcomed Mandy DeFilippo of Morgan Stanley International, Bertrand de Mazières of European Investment Bank, Armin Peter of UBS, and Andreas Utermann of Allianz Global Investors.