Deutsche Börse and its derivatives exchange subsidiary Eurex has named Stuart Heath to lead its representative office in London and further develop client relationships. He takes over from Harmut Klein on 1 July.
Heath’s main responsibilities as general manager of the representative officer in London will be to maintain and develop relationships with existing and new members, as well as oversee the business development of Deutsche Börse and Eurex in the UK. He is currently executive director and part of the Eurex product development team in London, focused on the introduction of new asset classes such as dividend derivatives and property index derivatives. Prior to joining Eurex in 2007, Heath worked for RBS and Daiwa.
Around 100 of Eurex’s 410 members and 20% of Deutsche Börse’s 250 cash market members are located in the UK. Eurex is jointly owned by Deutsche Börse and SIX Swiss Exchange.