On September 10, 2015, CFTC Chairman Timothy Massad announced that Eric J. Pan will be the CFTC’s new Director of the Office of International Affairs. Mr. Pan was previously the Associate Director for Regulatory Policy in the SEC’s Office of International Affairs. At the SEC, he oversaw international regulatory policy and represented the SEC in IOSCO and the Financial Stability Board.

Chairman Massad also announced the retirement of CFTC employee Phyllis Dietz who served as Acting Director of the Division of Clearing and Risk and named Jeffrey Bandman as Acting Director of the Division of Clearing and Risk.

The press release is available at: http://www.cftc.gov/PressRoom/PressReleases/pr7227-15