Krishna Biltoo joins Standard & Poor’s as managing director, securities services, Europe. According to S&P, he will be responsible for the overall growth, direction and leadership of securities information, evaluations and classifications products and services. He is also expected to initiate strategic partnerships, alliances and possible acquisitions, as well as operationally manage all the securities services units throughout Europe.
He was previously head of information services for CreditTrade, a credit derivatives inter-dealer broker. He spent the 22 previous years with Reuters Information, where, among other posts, he was head of credit risk, responsible for developing and marketing Internet information and analytic products for the risk management and credit trading sectors. He was also closely involved in the RiskMetrics Group, a risk information joint venture between Reuters and JP Morgan.