Richard Berliand is the chairman designate and non-executive director of TP ICAP, one of the largest inter-dealer brokers. He was appointed to the post in December 2018 and will take it over from Rupert Robson in May of 2019. 
He is also a consultant and managing director at Richard Berliand Limited, a management consulting company with focus on market structure in the financial services industry. Berliand retired from JP Morgan in 2011, serving at the time as global head of prime services.
He is also a former non-executive director at Mako Europe Ltd, former non-executive chairman at ITRS and former member of the FCA’s Regulatory Decisions Committee in London and past Chairman at Futures Industry Association. He is a member of the CFTC’s Global Markets Advisory Committee in Washington DC. 
In addition to his non-executive work, Berliand has built a portfolio of direct private equity investments, primarily in the fintech sector. Investments include ITRS, operator of the Geneos real-time trading performance monitoring software platform, and CloudMargin, a cross product cloud-based margin management technology solution for the buy-side.
During his 23 years with JP Morgan, he was involved in multiple asset classes and geographies, most recently as managing director leading the global cash equities and prime services businesses and chairing the firm’s market structure practice.
Much of his career was spent in the listed derivatives industry. During this time he was at various times a futures commission merchant representative on the board of the National Futures Association, a strategic partner and special adviser to the Managed Futures Association, a member of the board of the Futures Industry Association, a director of The Institute for Financial Markets and a special adviser to the Futures & Options Association (now FIA Europe). 
Berliand chaired the Futures Industry Association from 2006 to 2008. He took over that role from Joseph Murphy, who stepped down following the bankruptcy of Refco.  Berliand again served as chairman of the FIA jointly with Michael Dawley of Goldman Sachs in 2009.
Berliand earned an MA degree from Downing College, Cambridge.
Richard D. Berliand - NFA ID 0219569
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