Thursday, April 18, 2024

415 Alasdair Haynes
CEO - Chi-X Europe

Alasdair Haynes is CEO of Chi-X Europe. He became chief executive at Chi-X in December 2009. Haynes' stated goal, as part of Chi-X's strategy, is to increase the size of Europe's equity market, which he has said is well short of its potential.

From 2006-2009 he was CEO of ITG International, where he was responsible for all of ITG's non-North American businesses. This role followed his tenure as CEO of ITG Europe. During his career Alasdair has also served as Global Head of Equity Derivatives at HSBC James Capel, Head of European Listed Derivatives at UBS, Head of Listed and Short Dated Equity Options at Bankers Trust and Head of Equities Risk Management at Morgan Grenfell.

He is currently a director of FIX Protocol Ltd (FPL) and previously served as co-chair for EMEA. He is also a member of the CESR Secondary Markets Standing Committee, the consultative committee for the MiFID review.