LSEG Executive Team
Chief Executive Officer
David is CEO of London Stock Exchange Group (LSEG) and a member of the Board of LSEG plc.
He joined the Group in August 2018, having spent 20 years at Goldman Sachs in a number of senior roles, most recently as Global Head of Market Structure and Global Head of Metals & Mining. He also served as Chief of Staff to Lloyd Blankfein – then President and COO of Goldman Sachs – and spent three years in Russia as Co-Head of Russia/CIS. Before joining Goldman Sachs, he practiced law at Davis Polk & Wardwell.
David holds a B.A. from Yale University, and postgraduate degrees in law (JD) and international affairs (MALD) from Harvard University and The Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy, respectively.
Chief Financial Officer
Anna was appointed Chief Financial Officer of LSEG and joined the Board of LSEG plc. as a Director in November 2020, bringing significant consumer, financial and strategic experience to the Group.
Anna was previously Chief Financial Officer and Executive Director of Johnson Matthey plc for over four years, leading its Finance, Procurement and IT functions. Before this, Anna spent 17 years at Diageo plc in a number of senior finance roles, including Chief Strategy Officer and member of the Executive Committee, Finance Director of Spirits North America, Group Treasurer, and Finance Director Asia Pacific.
Anna is also a Non-Executive Director at ITV plc.
Chief Risk Officer
Balbir joined LSEG as Chief Risk Officer in January 2021 and brings a deep commercial understanding and knowledge of risk management.
Balbir was previously Group Head of Non-Financial Risk Management at Deutsche Bank and served on the Supervisory Board of Deutsche Bank Luxembourg S.A. as Chair of its Risk Committee.
Before this, Balbir was Global Head of Operational Risk Management at Credit Suisse, having held a variety of senior roles, including UK Investment Banking Chief Risk Officer and Head of Market Risk.
Balbir started his career at LCH as a risk analyst.
Chief People Officer
Erica was appointed Chief People Officer and a member of the Executive Committee at LSEG in January 2023. She is responsible for ensuring the Group’s ambitions are delivered through its people and organisation strategy, including developing top talent, strategic capabilities and embedding a culture of inclusion and performance. She has deep global experience in technology, consulting and digital transformation.
Before LSEG, Erica spent four years at Burberry Group as the Chief People Officer and prior to that, spent 12 years in a variety of leadership and executive roles at American Express.
She received a Master of Business Studies from the University College Dublin and holds a Bachelor of Law and postgraduate law degree from University College Cork.
Catherine manages an international team of lawyers and compliance professionals and advises the Board and other Senior Executives on key legal and compliance issues and strategic initiatives. She is a member of the Group’s Executive Committee and the Chair of FTSE International Limited.
Catherine joined LSEG in 1996. She has led a number of major corporate transactions, including the recent Refinitiv-LSEG transaction, and held responsibilities including Group General Counsel and Group Compliance, Head of Legal and Head of Market Supervision, and Head of Regulation Strategy.
She holds a law and economics degree from Kings College, Cambridge, and qualified at Herbert Smith in 1993 in its corporate division.
Group Head of Sales & Account Management
Ron is Group Head of Sales & Account Management, LSEG and is responsible for leading the global sales team to drive the growth of LSEG’s products and solutions through go-to-market strategy, sales and commercial excellence, product development, and partnerships across all customer segments and channels.
He was previously Group Head of Strategic Accounts, delivering end-to-end services and offerings across the LSEG portfolio to the company’s largest global customers.
Prior to joining LSEG, Ron was Protiviti’s Global Leader of Technology Consulting where he was responsible for the strategy, solution offerings, consulting delivery and external partnerships for all Protiviti's technology solutions, including Security & Privacy, Enterprise Applications, Technology Strategy & Operations, Advanced Analytics, Software Services, Cloud and the Emerging Technology Group.
Earlier in his career, Ron held leadership roles with IBM, including Managing Partner, Financial Services Sector for North America and Managing Partner, Financial Services, Greater China Group. In these roles, he was responsible for business unit strategy, operations and management in addition to managing several strategic client relationships and running major client transformation initiatives.
He also served as Director of Technology Strategy and Architecture for a major global investment bank.
Ron is based in New York.
Group Head, Post Trade & CEO, LCH Group
Daniel became Group Head, Post Trade of LSEG in January 2020. He has been Chief Executive Officer of LCH Group since October 2017.
Daniel joined LCH in 1999 and during his career at LCH and LSEG has held a variety of senior roles, including responsibility for risk and default management, product management and regulatory strategy. He started and built out LCH's North America operations and led SwapClear's client clearing franchise. Next, Daniel took on the role of Global Head of SwapClear, with responsibility for LCH's ForexClear and Listed Rates services, and the initiation of LCH's SwapAgent service. In 2016, Daniel was appointed LCH Group COO. He was also responsible for the successful trading and unwinding of Lehman Brothers' LCH-cleared bond and repo portfolio.
Daniel was appointed to the Board of the International Swaps and Derivatives Association in April 2018 and appointed as Chair of the Board of CurveGlobal Ltd in May 2020.
Chief Information Officer
Anthony (Tony) was appointed Group CIO in January 2020, following his role as CIO for LCH.
Tony previously held various senior positions at Deutsche Bank, including Managing Director in IT and Group CIO, and CIO for Investment Banking Technology within Deutsche Bank's Corporate and Investment Bank (CIB).
Earlier in his career, Tony worked at Morgan Stanley for 12 years, including a five-year assignment in Tokyo where he took on the role of Head of Far East IT for three of those years.
He received a B.S. in Chemical Engineering from Clarkson University and an MBA from the State University of New York at Albany.
Group Head, Capital Markets
Murray is Group Head, Capital Markets. He joined LSEG in April 2020 from Citigroup, where he was most recently Global Co-Head of Equities and Securities Services. He previously led Global Equity Sales and Trading, as well as the Multi-Asset Structuring Group.
Before joining Citigroup, Murray spent a decade at Deutsche Bank, holding senior roles including EMEA Head of Equities, Head of Emerging Markets Equities and Global Head of Prime Finance.
He began his career as a derivatives trader in South Africa.
Chief Operating Officer and Head of Integration
David joined LSEG as Chief Integration Officer in November 2019, adding the responsibilities of COO in January 2020.
David brings more than 30 years' experience in Integration, Technology and Operations in the financial services sector to the Group.
He was previously Group Operations and Technology Director at Willis Towers Watson, having led the integration of Willis and Towers Watson, and spent 19 years at The Royal Bank of Scotland in a number of senior operations and technology roles, including COO, Global Banking & Markets and Group Head of Integration for the ABN Amro acquisition. He has also held roles at UBS, JP Morgan and Accenture.
David has an MA in Geography from the University of Cambridge and an MSc in Computer science from London School of Economics.
Chief Corporate Affairs & Marketing Officer
Brigitte joined LSEG as Chief Corporate Affairs & Marketing Officer in September 2020. She leads the Group's Communications, Government Relations, Regulatory Strategy, Sustainability and Marketing functions.
Brigitte has more than 25 years’ corporate affairs experience at Virgin Media, Lloyds Banking Group, ICAP and ITV plc. Earlier in her career, she worked at Dow Jones, publisher of the Wall Street Journal, leading its global communications from New York.
Brigitte is also a global advisory board member of NewsGuard Technologies, an organisation that issues trust ratings for news websites.
She is a graduate of Emmanuel College, Cambridge University.