The top of gross sales and relationship administration on the New York Stock Alternate (NYSE) has departed to tackle a brand new position with high-frequency buying and selling agency Leap Buying and selling, The TRADE understands.
Paul Kenyon will depart his place at NYSE this week after virtually 5 years with the exchange operator.
He’ll start his new place throughout the enterprise improvement group at Leap Buying and selling subsequent month reporting to international head of enterprise improvement, Tony Adduci, in keeping with a supply acquainted with the matter.
A spokesperson at Leap Buying and selling declined to touch upon his appointment.
Kenyon has spent nearly all of his profession working in gross sales at US exchanges. He joined NYSE in February 2016 as a director and head of gross sales and relationship administration.
Previous to NYSE, Kenyon spent greater than six years with Nasdaq the place he held a number of roles in product administration. Upon his departure, he was a managing director inside Nasdaq’s international buying and selling and market companies division.
Leap Buying and selling is a proprietary buying and selling agency with operations in New York, Chicago, London, and Shanghai.
In accordance with a current report from efinancialcareers, Leap Buying and selling is getting ready to launch a brand new operation in Paris after promoting jobs based mostly within the French capital. The report added that Sebastien Cortez, previously international head of algo execution and quantitative market making at Societe Generale, joined Leap Buying and selling this month in Paris.