Katy Hyams is the Head of Regulatory Policy for LME Group. She manages the LME Group’s response and engagement with regulatory developments with a focus on domestic, European and international financial services legislation.

Katy has led the LME Group’s Brexit contingency programme, successfully ensuring that LME Group was well positioned to be able to provide continued member access following the UK’s withdrawal from the European Union. Katy is also leading the LME Group’s engagement with UK policy makers as they look to review the UK’s existing regulatory framework.

Katy plays an instrumental role in representing the views of the LME Group, its members and the wider metals market in the development of incoming regulation through her engagement with regulators, legislators and policymakers. She works closely with key stakeholders within the LME business in clarifying the scope, and managing the implementation, of incoming regulatory change.