Institutional trading network
Liquidnet has appointed Stephen Grady as non-executive director of Liquidnet
Europe, bringing more than 20 years of experience in managing trading functions.
Recently appointed as head of
market structure and strategy at Ipreo, Grady was previously global head of
trading of Legal & General’s investment management arm since 2012. Prior to
that he was head of global dealing at Barclays Wealth, responsible for buy-side
trading team for the asset management division and sales trading for small
institutions and individual clients.
Previously, Grady was based in
Paris with Fortis Investments as head of global dealing.
Mark Pumfrey, head of
Liquidnet EMEA, says, “We are looking forward to Stephen joining as
non-executive director and providing strategic counsel to Liquidnet as it
continues to expand its business across the EMEA region, with an overall focus
on augmenting global membership.”
Grady adds, “I am excited to
be joining Liquidnet at a time when markets are facing far-reaching changes and
I’m looking forward to contributing to Liquidnet’s continued success in
innovating and improving liquidity for its members and, ultimately, the whole