On 3 August 2020, Mr. Aaron Unterman was appointed as Deputy Head of the Policy & Development Division of the Cayman Islands Monetary Authority (“CIMA” or “the Authority”).
In this role, Mr. Unterman works closely with the Head of Division, in managing the strategic coordination and development of policies and regulatory measures.
Mr. Unterman began his career as a Banking Lawyer at a leading Canadian law firm where his practice focused on syndicated lending, securitization and corporate restructurings. He has almost 15 years of experience in financial services having worked with Ontario Securities Commission.
He has also led a variety of policy making initiatives and was actively involved in international organisations, such as the International Organization of Securities Commissions (IOSCO) and the Financial Stability Board (FSB).
Mr. Unterman is a qualified lawyer who holds a Master of Laws degree in International Economic and Business Law from Kyushu University in Japan and a Bachelor of Laws degree from the University of Victoria in Canada