London Stock Exchange Plc Appoints New Head of Regulation

London Stock Exchange Plc Appoints New Head of Regulation

London Stock Exchange today announces the appointment of Denzil Jenkins to the role of Head of Compliance & Regulation, reporting to Xavier Rolet, CEO of London Stock Exchange Plc.

Denzil is currently Director of Regulation at the pan-European trading facility, Chi-X Europe. Denzil has over 20 years’ experience in the financial sector and has held senior positions at a number of major financial organisations, including the Financial Services Authority (FSA) and Deutsche Bank.

Denzil will join the London Stock Exchange in early 2012.

Xavier Rolet, CEO of London Stock Exchange PLC said:

"We’re delighted that Denzil will be joining the London Stock Exchange. His considerable international regulatory and industry experience will be a real asset to our organisation as we look to deliver our growth strategy."

Denzil Jenkins added:

"I am thrilled to be joining such a globally influential exchange at a key time in the development of international capital markets. The London Stock Exchange Group is an increasingly diverse and innovative business and I am very much looking forward to joining the team."

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About London Stock Exchange Group:

London Stock Exchange Group (LSE.L) sits at the heart of the world’s financial community. The Group operates a broad range of international equity, bond and derivatives markets, including London Stock Exchange; Borsa Italiana; MTS, Europe's leading fixed income market; and Turquoise, offering pan-European and US lit and dark equity trading. Through its markets, the Group offers international business unrivalled access to Europe’s capital markets.

The Group is a leading developer of high performance trading platforms and capital markets software and also offers its customers around the world an extensive range of real-time and reference data products and market-leading post-trade services. 

Headquartered in London, United Kingdom with significant operations in Italy and Sri Lanka, the Group employs around 1500 people. Further information on London Stock Exchange Group can be found at