Toby Lawson was appointed managing director of Newedge Hong Kong.
Previously he was managing director of Newedge Australia. He joined Fimat, which merged with Calyon Financial in January 2008 to form Newedge, in 2000 as head of futures. “Hong Kong is the gateway in the Asia Pacific for Newedge. I aim to ensure that Newedge maintains its leading position in the region,” Lawson says.
Nick Scarf was appointed managing director of Newedge Australia, and Jerome Burban was appointed managing director of Newedge Singapore.
D. Brooke Harlow was named executive vice president and managing director of marketing and communications at the Managed Funds Association.
Lance Drummond was named executive vice president of Fiserv.
John Pietrowicz was promoted to managing director and deputy chief financial officer at CME Group.
Mark G. Fields was promoted to managing director, business development at CME Group.
Jerrod Kitt was named director of research for Linn Group, Inc.
Samuel Warren was appointed director of RMBS structured solutions at NewOak Capital.
Eric S. Cott was appointed director of financial advisor education at the Options Industry Council.
Stephen White joined the London Metal Exchange as business manager corporate affairs. Previously he was an analyst relations manager for Misys.
Nick Fera was appointed chief executive officer of firm 58.
Katherine Lucas Minyard joined Collins Stewart as an analyst covering U.S. integrated oil and gas companies.
Michael T. Juneman was elected to the board of directors at the International Securities Exchange.
Stephen C. Daffron, Bernard W. Dan, Richard G. Taggart and Robin A. Vince were elected to the board of directors at the Depository Trust & Clearing Corporation.
Roger Ehrenberg was named to the board of directors at Alphacet.
Jack Sandner and Ali Tabbal were named to the board of directors at the Dubai Mercantile Exchange Limited.