October 06, 2022

Erica Bourne to join LSEG as Chief People Officer

LSEG (London Stock Exchange Group), announces that Erica Bourne will join the Group as Chief People Officer and a member of the LSEG Executive Committee. Reporting to David Schwimmer, Erica will join in January 2023. Tim Jones will step down as Chief People Officer when Erica joins and, after supporting with the transition, will leave during Q1 2023.

Erica joins the Group from Burberry, where she is currently Chief People Officer. Prior to Burberry, Erica has held leadership and executive roles in technology, consulting and financial services. During a 12-year period with American Express, Erica progressed to Executive Vice President leading a global HR team across more than 30 countries in support of the Company’s 54,000 employees.

David Schwimmer, CEO, LSEG said:
“I am delighted to welcome Erica to LSEG. She is an outstanding senior executive with deep global expertise, a track record of commercial and operational leadership and impressive experience in driving growth through digital transformation.

“I would also like to thank Tim Jones for his significant contribution to LSEG over the past 12 years. He has been instrumental in building a global people function for LSEG and a driving force in the initial progress we have made in transforming our culture as well as our diversity and inclusion agenda.”

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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