Global Conference 2017

Speaker's Biography

Ed Royce

U.S. Representative, California; Chairman, Committee on Foreign Affairs

Ed Royce is a U.S. Representative from California and chairman of the House Foreign Affairs Committee. Royce is known for his knowledge of many regions of the world and his analytical foresight into key U.S. foreign policy issues. The Congressman, in his 12th term representing the 39th district - parts of Orange, Los Angeles and San Bernardino counties - is also a member of the House Financial Services Committee. As one of the most senior members of that panel, he sits on the subcommittee on capital markets and government-sponsored enterprises, as well as one on housing and insurance. Royce has served as a Republican negotiator for some of the most significant legislation in the financial services arena, including the Dodd-Frank Act, and is a leading proponent of housing-finance reform.

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