David Lewis

Executive Secretary, FATF Secretariat

David Lewis joined the FATF Secretariat as its Executive Secretary in November 2015, following posts as a senior policy advisor on money laundering and terrorist financing for the UK Government and as a senior member of the National Crime Agency.
As Executive Secretary, Mr. Lewis is responsible for leading, coordinating and delivering the work of the FATF on money laundering and countering the financing of terrorism and profileration of WMD. This includes work to understand risks, trends and  methods; to develop global policies, best practice and guidance; to  oversee the programme of evaluations of FATF members; and to support the development of the global FATF network that today includes 198 jurisdictions.