Daniel A. Driscoll
Executive Vice President and Chief Compliance Officer, National Futures Associati
Driscoll is executive vice-president and chief operating officer of National Futures Association (NFA), the self-regulatory organization for approximately 4,100 firms and 57,000 financial industry associates. NFA regulates the U.S. derivatives industry, including on-exchange traded futures, retail off-exchange foreign currency (FX) and OTC derivatives (swaps). He joined NFA as vice president of compliance in 1982 and in 2000, was named executive vice president and chief compliance officer. He assumed the role of chief operating officer in 2003.
Prior to NFA, Driscoll served in a number of capacities at the U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC), and ultimately in the role of deputy director in the agency's Division of Trading and Markets. He also serves on the faculty of professors of the Regulatory Compliance Association.
Driscoll has served as an Institute Trustee since 1989.