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Peggy Bracco Gartner


Mr. M.E.J. Bracco Gartner
+31 71 527 5156

Peggy Bracco Gartner is related to the Institute for Private Law since the 1st of April 2017 as a teacher.

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Before Peggy Bracco Gartner joined the university, she worked for more than 25 years in the financial sector. She combines her part-time tenure  at the Hazelhoff Centre for Financial Law with dispute resolution at the Dutch Financial Complaints Institute (KiFiD).

After completing her law studies at Leiden University, Peggy started her career at the Dutch Ministry of Finance as a policy advisor in 1991, where she worked on the EU Investment Services Directive, contributing to the EU legislative process as well as transposing the rules into Dutch law. In 1993, Peggy joined the legal department of ABN AMRO Bank, where she worked for nearly ten years as inhouse counsel in the field of investment services as well as on corporate affairs.  Subsequently, Peggy served as (criminal law) judge at the Haarlem District Court in 2003. She left the bench to join the Authority for the Financial Markets in 2006, where she worked as a senior supervision officer in capital markets (prospectus supervision) and in supervision on financial institutions with a focus on investment firms and collective investment schemes. From 2011 until 2016, Peggy worked as senior policy advisor in the Strategy and International Affairs Department of the AFM, where she i.a. was responsible for the AFM contribution to the MiFID II legislative proposals on the investor protection subjects.  Peggy represented AFM in ESMA Investor Protection and Intermediaries Standing Committee and IOSCO Committee 3 - Market Intermediaries. Also, Peggy served as a board member of Pensionfund AFM for three years. After leaving AFM in 2016, Peggy served in several supervisory board functions at various Dutch pension funds from 2017 until 2022.

In 2019 Peggy Bracco Gartner was appointed as member of the Dutch Financial Complaints Institute (KiFiD), where she also serves as vice-chair of the investments complaints chamber as of 2022.


Peggy Bracco Gartner is the Academic Coordinator of the Advanced Master LLM ‘Law & Finance’ and also teaches in the Dutch  Financial Law master’s programme.


Financial supervision regulation (investment services), consumer dispute resolution (financial services).


Dutch, English.


  • Faculteit Rechtsgeleerdheid
  • Instituut voor Privaatrecht
  • Financieel Recht

Work address

Kamerlingh Onnes Building
Steenschuur 25
2311 ES Leiden
Room number C2.21



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