Nicole Sandler

Nicole Sandler

Vice President Fintech & Regtech – EMEA legal lead, Barclays

Overview

Nicole Sandler is vice president fintech & regtech – EMEA legal lead at Barclays. She focuses on the impact of fintech related regulation and initiatives including cryptocurrencies on Barclays in the UK and globally, such as advising on various sandbox and regulatory initiatives proposed by regulators and policymakers including the FCA, MAS, CFTC, Fed, EC and Japanese FSA. Nicole engages with regulators and policymakers globally for Barclays including chairing a meeting with the Fed and sitting on panels with the FCA. Further she represents Barclays in various regulatory and policy forums and industry groups. For example, Nicole is on the EC’s Expert Group on Regulatory Obstacles to Financial Innovation, is a member of the FMLC Technology Scoping Group at the BoE, the JWG RegTech Council and also represented Barclays at the EDCAB virtual currency and blockchain roundtables at the European Parliament. Nicole regularly speaks on panels and presents at conferences and was listed on the Lattice80 Top 100 Women in Fintech Global List 2018, was shortlisted as a finalist for a WeAreTheCity Rising Star Award in Fintech and is on the Innovate Finance Women in Fintech Powerlist 2017.