TP ICAP, the global firm of professional intermediaries that operates world’s financial, energy and commodity market has appointed Richard Berliand to its Board of Directors as a non-executive director and chairman designate.
The company announced about the addition this Friday through exchange filing in the London Stock Exchange. As per the details in the filing, Berliand will join TC ICAP during the first quarter of 2019, and in order to ensure a smooth transition, he will not become chairman until the conclusion of next AGM that is on May 15th, 2019.
Richard Berliand joins TP ICAP to replace Rupert Robson, who announced his retirement early this year from his role as non-executive chairman, the position he has held during the last six years of his 12 years in TP ICAP’s Board.
Berliand has strong experience of the financial services industry with over 23 years spent in JPMorgan, where he worked in a number of roles across asset class and geographies. Currently, he is a member of the Supervisory Board of Deutsche Börse AG, senior independent director and chairman of the remuneration committee at Man Group plc and a member of the Board of Rothesay Life Plc.
Berliand will step down from his position at Rothesay Life Plc in Q1 of 2019 in order to confirm his TP ICAP’s appointment. He will also relieve himself from his position at Deutsche Börse AG at its Annual General Meeting on 8 May 2019.
Commenting on the appointment Angela Knight, Senior Independent Director, said:
“After a comprehensive search, the Board is very pleased to announce the appointment of Richard Berliand as the future Chairman of TP ICAP and Rupert’s successor.”
“Richard has a proven track record in the global financial markets in which the Company operates. His experience will prove invaluable as we build on our position as the world’s largest inter-dealer broker and capitalise on the opportunities available in areas such as data & analytics.”
Broadridge Appoints Tim Gokey to its Board
Broadridge Financial Services has appointed Tim Gokey to its Board of Directors and his appointment is effective January 2nd, 2019. Gokey is currently Broadridge’s President and Chief Operating Officer and designated Chief Executive Officer.
Tim Gokey has been with Broadridge for over 8 years and was first named COO in 2012 and President in 2017. The company issued a statement:
“We are pleased to welcome Tim to the Broadridge Board of Directors. He has been a champion of our corporate culture and has a deep understanding of our clients. We look forward to Tim’s involvement and engagement with the Board as he has been instrumental in creating and executing strategies that have driven significant growth for Broadridge”