Newedge appoints Babule as US chief executive
Brokerage and clearing company Newedge has appointed Antoine Babule as chief executive for Newedge USA.
In addition to his new role, he will also serve as regional head of Americas, dividing his time between New York and Chicago.
Babule replaces Bill Sexton, who recently left the firm.
He will be responsible for overseeing the strategic direction of the company in the region. Babule has been with the firm since 1995, most recently serving as chief administrative officer.
Nicolas Breteau, chief executive, said: “Antoine has been an integral member of our organization for nearly 18 years and has played a significant role in building Newedge’s industry leading position. With this experience, as well as his passion for our industry and focus on our clients’ needs, Antoine is well placed to take our Americas business to the next stage of development in a rapidly changing marketplace.”