Spanner will relocate from London to Hong Kong to take the role, and will also head up the group’s new platform development division, HKEx said on Wednesday November 18.
The new divisions will be launched at the beginning of next year. The platform development division will oversee and implement HKEx’s major platform projects, including trading and clearing platforms and connectivity projects.
Current HKEx coo Henry Ingrouille will leave HKEx in March 2016, following a handover period.
Spanner is currently head of global clearing (Europe) at HKEx and chief...