BNP Paribas has appointed Baris Temelkuran as global head of G10 FX options trading.
Based in London. Temelkuran joins the G10 FX management committee and reports to Neehal Shah, global head of G10 FX trading.
Baris joins from Goldman Sachs, where he worked for 12 years, most recently in charge of its G10 and emerging market FX exotic options trading globally.
In addition to Temelkuran, BNP Paribas has also added to its G10 FX options trading business with three further hires over the summer. Karim Javeri and Richard Collins joined the bank from Citi, and Adam Baines joined from Credit Suisse. All three are options traders and will report to Temelkuran.
Commenting on the appointment, Neehal Shah, global head of G10 FX trading at BNP Paribas, says: “These new appointments further strengthen the build-out of the G10 FX options desk in London and, together with the digital initiatives underway, represent an important step forward in delivering on our ambitions to grow market share across all client segments and regions in the FX options space.”