Nick Collier joined Thomson Reuters on 1 March 2011. He oversees public policy activities for the TR Group, which includes Financial and Risk, Legal, Tax and Accounting and IP and Science divisions in addition to Reuters. Nick sits on the CityUK (TCUK) Board as chairman of the TCUK Public Affairs Group. He is a member of the International Regulatory Strategy Group in London (IRSG) and chairs the IRSG’s MIFID and CMU working groups. Nick is also on the Board of the FICC Markets Standards Board (FMSB). He moved to TR from Morgan Stanley, where he had been Head of EMEA Government Relations since June 2007. Nick previously held roles as the Head of Regulatory Policy at the International Capital Market Association, as the Director of International Risk, Compliance and Government Affairs at Instinet, and as the European head of the International Swaps and Derivatives Association. He started his career in the Bank of England, including a spell as the UK financial attaché to the EU.
He holds a MSC in Economics and Finance from the London School of Economics and a BA from Oxford.