December 16, 2019

London Stock Exchange Group plc Executive Appointments

London Stock Exchange Group plc (“LSEG” “the Group”) today announced the following executive appointments.

Chris Corrado, Chief Information Officer (CIO) and Chief Operating Officer (COO), LSEG has informed the Group of his intention to leave the Group to pursue other professional opportunities. Chris will leave LSEG at the end of the first quarter 2020.

Anthony McCarthy, CIO, LCH will assume the role of CIO, LSEG and will join the LSEG Executive Committee, effective 1 January 2020. 

David Shalders will assume the role of COO, LSEG on 1 January 2020 in addition to his responsibilities as Chief Integration Officer and a member of the LSEG Executive Committee.

David Schwimmer, CEO, LSEG said:
“During his four years with LSEG, Chris has successfully further developed the Group’s technology infrastructure and operational resilience capabilities. Chris has attracted a talented group of technology leaders, which allows us to transition the function seamlessly into experienced hands. We wish Chris all the best with his future endeavours. We are delighted that Anthony and David will assume the roles of CIO and COO, respectively, bringing deep technology and operations experience to their new positions.”

Notes to the Editor:
Anthony McCarthy is currently CIO, LCH Group and LCH Ltd. Prior to joining LCH in May 2017, Anthony was a Managing Director in IT at Deutsche Bank and was the Group CIO from March 2011 to November 2013. Before this, he was the CIO for Investment Banking Technology within Deutsche Bank’s Corporate and Investment Bank. Prior to joining Deutsche Bank in 1997, Anthony worked at Morgan Stanley for 12 years during which time he had a five-year assignment in Tokyo, from where he assumed the role of Head of Far East IT for three of those years. Anthony received a BS in Chemical Engineering from Clarkson University and an MBA from the State University of New York at Albany.

About LSEG

LSEG (London Stock Exchange Group) is a leading global financial markets infrastructure and data provider, playing a vital social and economic role in the world’s financial system.

With our open approach, trusted expertise and global scale, we enable the sustainable growth and stability of our customers and their communities. We are dedicated partners with extensive experience, deep knowledge and a worldwide presence in data and analytics; indices; capital formation; and trade execution, clearing and risk management across multiple asset classes. 

LSEG is headquartered in the United Kingdom, with significant operations in 70 countries across EMEA, North America, Latin America and Asia Pacific. We employ 23,000 people globally, more than half located in Asia Pacific. LSEG’s ticker symbol is LSEG.

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