Guy Simpkin

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Guy Simpkin
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Occupation Head of Business Development
Employer Bats Europe
Location London
LinkedIn Profile
Website www.cboe.com]

Guy Simpkin is head of business development at Bats Europe, part of CBOE Holdings. He was appointed to that position in April 2012.[1][2]

Background

Simpkin has 30 years of experience in the financial industry. He started his career as an index fund manager with Barclays Investment Management (now Blackrock) where he was one of the original team that introduced quantitative fund management to Europe. He joined LIFFE (now ICE) as head of business and market development in 1994 before leaving to run equity and equity derivatives clearing at LCH.Clearnet. He held a similar role at Chi-x Europe when it was acquired by Bats.[3]

Education

Simpkin graduated with honors from Imperial College of Science and Technology with a degree in Mathematics. He lives in Surrey.

MarketsWiki Education

Simpkin participated in the MarketsWiki Education World of Opportunity series in London in October of 2016 at the Woolen Exchange.

References

  1. Bats Europe Management. Bats Europe.
  2. BATS CHI-X EUROPE NAMES GUY SIMPKIN HEAD OF BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT. BATS.
  3. Bats Chi-X Europe Names Guy Simpkin Head of Business Development. Mondovisione.