XTX has appointed Serge Harry as chairman of the Board of XTX Markets SAS, the firm’s newly formed French entity. It has also unveiled the appointment of Geoffrey Damien as managing director, head of France.
Harry has over 30 years of experience in financial markets in various senior executive positions at the London Stock Exchange Group, New York Stock Exchange, Euronext and Euroclear. He also currently holds directorships, as a non-executive director of LCH SA, MTS France and Curve Global.
Damien joins from Euronext where he was head of product development and projects and head of retail execution. Both men will be based in Paris.
“With his deep knowledge of products and market structure, Geoffrey will be spearheading our continued push in Continental Europe,” says Zar Amrolia, co-CEO of XTX Markets. “We are also delighted to welcome someone of Serge’s experience to XTX. He has held many senior positions across his distinguished career and we are delighted to have someone with his risk management, finance and markets experience at the company.”