McAvoy has been appointed as a senior vide president, market development, at
Hong Kong Exchanges and Clearing (HKEX).
from 360T where he was a director of institutional sales in the platform’s
previous role McAvoy was responsible for 360T Group’s acquisition sales and relationship
management for OTC and listed FX electronic trading solutions across the Asia
institutional buy side, including asset owners, asset managers, hedge funds,
family offices, sovereign wealth funds and official institutions.
joining 360T in 2014, McAvoy spent five years at MSCI as a vice president,
working out of the firm’s Hong Kong office.
he worked at Thomson Financial for over a decade, starting off as an investment
software analyst for US and Latin America in Boston in 1997 and ending up as a
regional director, head of investment management and institutional equities
divisions for APAC in Hong Kong in 2007.
2008, Thomson Financial spun its equity electronic trading-related assets such
as AutEx, Thomson Order Routing and BlockData in to a stand-alone Tradeweb
business partially owned by 10 global broker dealers and Thomson Corporation. McAvoy
led the transition and the Tradeweb business set up in Asia Pacific before
leaving to work for MSCI.