ETF provider Source has announced the appointment of Gary Buxton to the position of chief financial officer as of Janaury.
Buxton has been with Source sind the company was founded in 2009.
He will continue to hold his current position of chief operating officer as well as a member of the firm’s management committee, which includes overseeing new product execution, trading, risk management and operations.
Lee Kranefuss, Source chairman, comments on the appointment: “In undertaking the search for a CFO, we wanted someone who could combine financial and tax expertise with the ability to think strategically and understand not only the specifics of the ETF industry but also the unique aspects of Source.”
“Fortunately for us, we had the ideal candidate already here. Gary comes from an accountancy background and, since joining Source, has been heavily involved with almost every function within the business” he adds.
Buxton began his career at the accountancy firm Deloitte & Touche. He holds a a Bachelor of Science from the University of Bristol and is a chartered accountant.