We are delighted to announce the appointment of Ned Phillips as an Advisor to The Singapore FinTech Consortium.
Ned has over 24 years of experience in Asia focusing on agency and electronic equity trading – in particular, on growing the alternative crossing network community. He has extensive experience in providing consultancy and project management for incumbent exchanges, alternative exchanges, brokers, regulators and vendors who are facing the changing realities of equity trading in Asia.
Ned was the Chief Executive Officer of Chi-East Pte Ltd, a sell-side Asian dark pool which was jointly owned by SGX and Chi-X Global. Prior to that, he was Chief Executive Officer of BlocSec, an electronic crossing network for the Asian markets which was wholly owned by CLSA.
Ned also served as the Managing Director for E*TRADE Asia and was responsible for the entire regional institutional equity business. He was also Head of Sales with Investment Technology Group (ITG) and established its Singapore office. Currently, Ned is a director of Alt Ex Advisory and 8Securities.
Ned graduated with an honours degree in Economics from Heriot Watt University, Edinburgh in 1990.