LME Clear has announced the appointment of David Warren as Chairman effective July 20, 2023. David will succeed Marco Strimer, who will step down as Chairman at the end of his term of office.
David has over 30 years’ experience in the financial services industry and significant experience in the infrastructure and regulation of global financial markets. He has served as Group Finance Director and Interim Group Chief Executive of the London Stock Exchange, Group Finance Director and Senior Advisor of NASDAQ and was a non-executive director of LCH Group Holdings Ltd.
Outgoing LME Clear chairman Marco Strimer will remain as a director until the end of the year to support David in taking up his role.
Commenting on his appointment, David Warren said: “I am delighted to join LME Clear as Chairman of the Board. I look forward to working closely with my fellow board members and senior management at LME Clear, utilising my knowledge and experience of market infrastructure to support the business. Whilst the metals industry as a whole and LME Clear have faced challenges in recent years, I believe that LME Clear is a vital and essential component of the industry and market and will play a key role in supporting its global customers in the years ahead.”
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