On September 24, 2015, ESMA announced the extension of the terms of office for its Chair, Steven Maijoor, and Executive Director, Verena Ross by five years. ESMA also announced the appointments of David Lawton, Misu Negritoiu and Edwin Schooling Latter as chairs of its standing committees, for a period of two years, from October 1, 2015.

The press releases are available at: http://www.esma.europa.eu/system/files/2015-1425_- _senior_management_extension.pdf; and http://www.esma.europa.eu/system/files/2015- 1459_esma_appoints_new_chairs_to_standing_committees.pdf