Welcome to the NEX Group plc half year results webcast presentation
Michael Spencer, Group CEOView presenter info
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.
Seth Johnson, CEO NEX MarketsView presenter info
Seth Johnson joined NEX Markets (then 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 NEX Group’s Electronic Markets product portfolio as Chief Executive Officer of BrokerTec and CEO of ICAP Securities & Derivatives Exchange. Seth joined NEX Group (previously 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.
Sam Wren, Group CFO/COOView presenter info
Sam was appointed to the role of Group Chief Financial Officer of NEX in May 2017, joining the board of directors. In addition to her role as Group Chief Financial Officer, Sam also took on the position of Global Chief Operating Officer in October 2017. She joined the Group in 2009 as Group Treasurer and has held a number of senior finance, operational and commercial roles, including Chief Financial Officer and Chief Operating Officer of the Global Broking division and Chief Commercial Officer for the Group, recently supporting NEX Markets. She chairs the Global Operating Committee and the Group Finance Committee.
Ken Pigaga, CEO, NEX OptimisationView presenter info
Ken was appointed to the board of NEX Group plc in May 2017 and has been the CEO of NEX Optimisation since October 2017. Prior to this, Ken was the Global Chief Operating Officer of NEX from November 2013 to October 2017 and played a pivotal role in the transaction with TP ICAP plc where he led the separation programme. Ken previously served as Chief Operating Officer for ICAP Americas. Before this, he was a managing director at JPMorgan in the Investment Bank focused on e-commerce activities, and also held several roles at Goldman Sachs.