Bloomberg Tradebook has announced the appointment of a senior execution consultant for Asia Pacific equities.
Based in Singapore, Peter Sampson will have responsibility for managing the block trading platform Liquidity Cross.
In a media statement, Bloomberg said that Sampson would also work in a client support function, supporting workflow in algorithmic and DMA execution.
He will have a remit to build relationships with Bloomberg Tradebook’s buy-side and sell-side partners both in Asia and globally.
Prior to joining Bloomberg, Sampson has worked in sales trading and dealing for around 20 years, covering institutional equity trading, performance analysis, trade communication and algorithms.
He was previously at Instinet Singapore Services Limited where he was chief executive officer. He is known to many in the industry as ‘Sammy’.
Sampson was unreachable for comment at the time of publication.