The role of the Global Executive Management Group (GEMG) is to propose commercial strategy to the board, to oversee the performance of Group business and to set the commercial direction of these businesses. The committee is responsible for ensuring there is clear executive management accountability for all parts of NEX’s businesses, joint ventures and key investments and for generating an annual strategic plan and preparing a Group budget and forecast for recommendation to the board.
Michael spencerGroup Chief Executive OfficerRead More
Having worked in the financial services industry for more than 30 years Michael is well respected within the industry. He founded Intercapital in 1986 and became its Chairman and Chief Executive in October 1998. Michael has a deep understanding of the markets in which NEX operates and substantial entrepreneurial and senior management expertise.
Stuart bridgesGroup Chief Financial OfficerRead More
Stuart helps lead the strategic direction of the Group and is responsible for the Group’s finance, company secretarial, investor relations and regulatory affairs functions. He chairs the Group Finance Committee and is a member of the GEMG and Global Operating Committee. Prior to joining ICAP in September 2015, Stuart was Chief Financial Offer at Hiscox Limited where he had been since 1999.
Tim cartledgeChief Strategy Officer, EBS BrokerTecRead More
Tim was appointed Chief Strategy Officer of EBS BrokerTec, bringing significant expertise in electronic trading within both the foreign exchange and fixed income markets. He was formerly Head of Global Fixed Income Currencies and Commodities Electronic Trading at Barclays Bank and Managing Director at Barclays Capital, where he was responsible for building Barclays' highly successful electronic foreign exchange business. Prior to this Tim held roles at Dresdner Bank, Credit Suisse and Goldman Sachs.
Steve gibsonChief Executive Officer, Euclid OpportunitiesRead More
Euclid Opportunities is NEX’s fintech investment division. Steve sits on the board of a number of Euclid portfolio companies including Duco, a rapidly growing reconciliation on-demand platform; OpenGamma, an award winning risk analytics provider; ENSO Financial Analytics, a portfolio analytics service for asset managers and hedge funds; Abide Financial, the regulatory reporting firm. Steve previously held senior management positions with Calypso Technology, Ipreo and Siebel (now Oracle).
Seth johnsonChief Executive Officer, EBS BrokerTecRead More
Seth Johnson joined EBS BrokerTec as Chief Executive Officer in October 2016. Prior to his appointment, Seth was Head of Strategy for ICAP’s Global Broking where he was responsible for developing the group’s strategy, focusing on growing revenues, improving the application of technology to the company’s business model, and expanding customer coverage.
Seth has also led the expansion of ICAP’s Electronic Markets product portfolio as Chief Executive Officer of BrokerTec and CEO of ICAP Securities & Derivatives Exchange.
Seth joined ICAP as a graduate trainee and has worked at the company for more than 20 years. For ten years, he was the Managing Director of the Interest Rates Options and Inflation Swaps desks.
Jenny KnottChief Executive Officer, NEX OptimisationRead More
Jenny’s career in financial services spans nearly 30 years and includes Standard Bank Group, where she held a variety of roles including Chief Executive Officer of Standard Bank Plc and CIB International, Global Corporate and Investment Banking Chief Financial Officer and Chief Operating Officer. Prior to this Jenny worked at Nomura and UBS. Jenny is responsible for leading the strategic direction of NEX Optimisation and heads the Traiana, TriOptima, Reset, Abide Financial, ENSO Analytics and NEX Data businesses.
Ken pigagaGlobal Chief Operating OfficerRead More
Ken Pigaga was appointed Global Chief Operating Officer in November 2013. He joined ICAP in 2006 as Chief Operating Officer for ICAP Americas and led the programme on the use of technology to implement efficiency and control. He also led a multi-disciplined team responsible for the development of ICAP’s SEF. Prior to this, Ken was a managing director at JPMorgan in the Investment Bank focused on e-commerce activities. From 1991 to 2001 he was at Goldman Sachs where he held several roles in emerging markets trading, portfolio structuring and e-commerce. Ken chairs the Global Operating Committee and is a member of the Group Finance Committee.
Per sjöbergChief Executive Officer, TriOptimaRead More
Per Sjöberg has served as Group CEO of TriOptima since 2011. A co-founder of TriOptima, he was previously Executive Vice President. Per directs the overall strategic development of TriOptima, identifying business opportunities in the evolving financial markets landscape and maintaining a dialog with TriOptima’s broad client base.
Per has 20 years experience working with technology solutions for OTC derivatives focusing on the design, development and sales of trading and risk management systems for OTC derivatives including SunGard Front Arena.
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