Bryan has over 35 years of experience in the public and private sectors, working in both developed and developing markets around the globe. Bryan is currently leading the Financial Services Regulatory team at EY. Before EY, Bryan worked for 14 years at the Dubai Financial Services Authority (“DFSA”), most recently serving as the DFSA’s Chief Executive. Bryan served as the co-chair of the Basel Consultative Group for nearly 10 years, representing the group at meetings of the Basel Committee on Banking Supervision. Prior to his role at the DFSA, following a 10-year career with the US Office of the Comptroller of the Currency, Bryan worked with international development organizations in improving financial sector supervision and regulation practices in Poland, Ukraine, Kazakhstan, and Cyprus. Given his roles above, Bryan has a deep understanding of the cross-border and changing nature of finance and risk through both traditional and innovative distribution channels. He is global thought leader in topics such as: digitalization and automation of financial services; cryptocurrency and digital assets; financial crime; cyber risk and resilience; and financial inclusion / financial literacy.
Centers and Practice Areas
Extends the reach and impact of the Milken Institute to the Asia-Pacific region
Center for Financial Markets
Conducts research and constructs programs designed to facilitate smooth and efficient operation of financial markets
Center for the Future of Aging
Advances healthy longevity and financial security for all through high-impact policies, research, convenings, and multisector partnerships.
Center for Public Health
Develops research, programs, and initiatives designed to envision and activate sustainable solutions leading to better health for individuals and communities worldwide.
Center for Regional Economics and California Center
Analyzes the dynamics that drive job creation and promote industry expansion
Center for Strategic Philanthropy
Empowers philanthropists to effectively address some of the world's most urgent problems
Clears roadblocks that prevent medical breakthroughs from reaching patients sooner
Financial Innovations Labs
Addressing society's greatest challenges through a financial lens
Global Market Development
Working with government partners in emerging and developing economies to build strong, domestic financial markets.
Milken Center for Advancing the American Dream
Anyone with a dream should have the opportunity to make it come true—through determination and an economic system that works for all
Addressing global policy issues on Health Economics, International Finance, and Regional Economics
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Government and Policy Engagement
Collaborating across all levels of government to advance finance and health policy priorities that address global challenges.
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