Jenny Knott is chief executive officer of NEX Optimisation, the Post Trade Risk and Information division of NEX Group (formerly ICAP). She was appointed to that position in August 2015 and is a member of the GEMG, the executive committee responsible for strategy and its implementation. She is responsible for leading the strategic direction of the ICAP Post Trade Risk and Information division and heads the Traiana, TriOptima, Reset, Euclid and ICAP Information Services businesses.
Before working at Standard Bank Group she worked at Nomura and UBS. Her career in financial services spans nearly 30 years and includes Standard Bank Group, where she held a variety of roles including global corporate and investment banking chief financial officer, chief operating officer and CEO of Standard Bank Plc and CIB International.
Knott was interviewed in a JLN article in April of 2016.
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