Chief Executive, Executive Director
Mr. Xavier R. Rolet serves as Group Chief Executive Officer, Executive Director of London Stock Exchange Group Plc. He has experience in Corporationrationrate finance, investment banking, securities trading, investment management, mergers and acquisitions, risk, strategy, technology and business startups. Xavier has a proven track record as a senior Executive in the global equity trading sector and brings significant experience to the Board gained working in the senior management teams of Global Investment Banks. Xavier was Chief Executive Officer of Lehman Brothers in France from July 2007 to 7 January 2009. He became a member of Lehman Brothers European Operating Committee in 2003, having joined the firm in February 2000 in New York as cohead of Global Equity Trading. Xavier started his career on the International Arbitrage desk at Goldman Sachs Co. in New York in January 1984. In 1990, he moved to London as cohead of European Equity Sales and Trading. He joined Credit Suisse First Boston in 1994 as global head of European Equities before moving to Dresdner Kleinwort Benson as global head of Risk and Trading, and deputy head of Global Equities in 1997. Xavier is a member of the Board of Overseers of Columbia Business School and an Honorary Fellow of the Chartered Institute for Securities and Investments, FSCI. He is also a member of the Financial Services Trade and Investment Board at HM Treasury, a Knight of the French Order of the Legion of Honour, and an Officer of the Royal Sharifian Order of AlAlawi.
Age: 56 Director Since 2009