Roger Lee the Head of Markets and Co-COO of HKEX to Retire

The Hong Kong Exchanges and Clearing Limited (HKEX) introduced this Monday that its present Joint Chief Operating Officer and Head of Markets, Roger Lee, can be stepping down on the finish of this month to start his retirement.

Lee has been part of the corporate since March 1997, and his retirement will take impact on January 1 subsequent 12 months. In addition to his place at HKEX, he may even retire from his roles as Chief Executive of The Stock Exchange of Hong Kong Limited (SEHK) and Hong Kong Futures Exchange Limited (HKFE).

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Charles Li, Chief Executive of HKEXCharles Li
Source: HKEX

The Chief Executive of the HKEX, Charles Li, wished Lee the very best of luck in his subsequent stage of life: “On behalf of the corporate, I wish to thank Roger for his appreciable contributions and lengthy service to HKEX. His deep institutional data and market experience has been of immense worth to the corporate throughout his tenure.  We want him a really pleased retirement.”

As a results of Lee’s retirement, Calvin Tai is will grow to be the only COO of the monetary market operator. Furthermore, he may even function Head of Markets till a successor is appointed, the assertion stated.

At current, Tai can be the Head of Clearing and the Chief Executive of Hong Kong Securities Clearing Company Limited and OTC Clearing Hong Kong Limited. As to who would be the subsequent Chief Executive of SEHK and HKFE, the assertion launched at present stated that an announcement for each of those positions can be launched in due time.

Roger Lee’s earlier roles at HKEX

Roger Lee to retire from HKEXRoger Lee
Source: HKEX

Prior to his present place, between 2014 till 2015 Lee was the Deputy Head of Global Markets, Asia and Head of Market Operations at HKEX. During his time with the corporate, he has additionally held positions in structured merchandise and glued earnings, regulation, info of expertise, itemizing operations, and money market, amongst others.

When he first joined in 1997, Lee was the Director of Trading and Information Services up till 2000 on the SEHK. In addition to his skilled profession, he additionally holds a lot of academic {qualifications} resembling Master of Business Administration from the University of Hong Kong.


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