John Weitzer

Managing Director and Americas Head of Global Banking and Markets Regulatory Compliance HSBC

John Weitzer is a Managing Director and the Americas Head of Regulatory Compliance for Global Banking and Markets at HSBC.

Prior to joining HSBC, John served as Managing Director and Chief Compliance Officer for RBC Capital Markets, LLC covering the Firm’s investment banking, research, sales and trading activities.  John has over 20 years of industry and regulatory experience, including various senior compliance positions at Barclays Capital and Lehman Brothers.  He began his career as an examiner t the New York Stock Exchange which merged with the NASD in 2007 to form FINRA.

He is a member of the FINRA New York Regional Committee as well as a Board member of “You Gotta Believe”, the only NYC Metro organization that exclusively focuses on finding permanent families for older youth in foster care.