Dan Awrey is a Professor of Financial Regulation at the University of Oxford, where he is also a Fellow of Linacre College. Dan's teaching and research interests reside in the area of financial regulation and, more specifically, the regulation of banks, investment funds, derivatives markets, and financial market infrastructure. Dan has undertaken research and provided advice at the request of organizations including the Bank for International Settlements, HM Treasury, UK Financial Conduct Authority, Commonwealth Secretariat, and European Securities and Markets Authority. He is also a founding co-managing editor of the Journal of Financial Regulation published by Oxford University Press.
Before entering academia, Dan served as legal counsel to a global investment management firm and, prior to that, as an associate practicing corporate finance and securities law with a major Canadian law firm. He holds degrees from Queen's University (B.A., LL.B.), the University of Toronto (LL.M.), and the University of Oxford (D.Phil.).