Saxo Capital Markets UK, the UK subsidiary of Saxo Bank, has appointed Andrew Edwards as new CEO.
From January 2018 on, he will be in charge of further building out and facilitating the bank’s partnerships and collaborations as well as giving private clients access to multi-asset trading capabilities.
He joins from ETX Capital, where he most recently held the position of CEO. Overall, he spent 14 years with the group, starting off as head of the US Equity Desk, before becoming head of Trading and subsequently managing director and CEO.
Anthony Belchambers, non-executive chairman at Saxco UK commented: “With regulatory requirements for major asset classes converging, Saxo is strongly supportive of the regulatory priority to set higher standards in the industry and for the better protection of clients. Saxo is deeply committed to prioritising customer interests and the appointment of Andrew Edwards reflects our commitment to that objective and to the UK market.”