January 09, 2020

Capital Markets Leadership

London Stock Exchange Group (“LSEG”, “the Group”) today announces that Murray Roos will join as Group Director, Capital Markets and a member of the LSEG Executive Committee. He will report to David Schwimmer, CEO, LSEG and starts his position on 1 April 2020. In this role, Murray will be responsible for LSEG’s global capital markets business across primary and secondary markets. As LSEG announced in April 2019, Raffaele Jerusalmi will continue as Group Director, Capital Markets until Murray joins the Group.

David Schwimmer, CEO, LSEG said: “Murray Roos brings to the Group deep experience in capital markets in both developed and emerging markets. He brings a global understanding of the capital markets lifecycle across asset classes from pre-trade through to trading execution and post-trade. We look forward to his developing the business further in partnership with our customers.” 

Murray Roos said: “I’m delighted to be joining LSEG, an iconic institution with a world class capital markets business. I look forward to working with the talented team to drive the business forward.” 

Murray joins LSEG from Citigroup, where he was most recently Global Co-Head of Equities and Securities Services, having previously led Global Equity Sales and Trading, as well as the Multi-Asset Structuring Group.  Prior to joining Citigroup in 2015, he spent a decade at Deutsche Bank holding a number of 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.

Notes to editors:

Murray Roos CV

2015 – 2020      Citigroup

2019 – 2020        Global Co-Head of Equities and Securities Services

2016 – 2019        Global Co Head of Equities, London

2015 – 2016        Head of Sales: Equities and Prime Finance


2007 – 2015      Deutsche Bank

2013 – 2015        Global Head of Prime Finance

2012 – 2015        EMEA Head of Equities

2010 – 2012        Head of Emerging Markets Equities, London

2007 – 2009        Head of Delta 1 & Program Trading, Hong Kong


2001 – 2006      UBS

Index Derivatives Trader, London


1997 – 2001      Deutsche Bank

1998 – 2001        European Derivatives Trader, London

1997 – 1998        Junior Derivatives Trader, Johannesburg

1996                 University of Cape Town, BSc Engineering (Chemical)

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.


Gavin Sullivan
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