Angus Wink retires from Tullett Prebon
James Potter announced as his successor
London, 3 October 2016: Tullett Prebon, one of the world's leading interdealer brokers, today announces that Angus Wink, Chief Executive for EMEA, is to retire from the firm after 26 years of service.
Angus joined Tullett & Tokyo Forex as a money broker in 1989 and steadily rose within the company, being promoted to Director at 29 years old. He became a Managing Director in 2001 and progressed to managing the Rates division for Tullett Prebon after the successful acquisition of Prebon in 2004. He became Tullett Prebon's Chief Executive for the EMEA region in 2008 and joined the Group's Executive Committee.
Angus will retire from Tullett Prebon effective immediately but will continue to provide counsel as an independent advisor from early 2017.
At the same time, James Potter is appointed as CEO Tullett Prebon EMEA. In a career spanning over 30 years, James has held a number of senior positions at Marshall, Prebon Yamane, and latterly Tullett Prebon.
James joined Marshall Woellwarth & Company Limited in 1984 as a Foreign Exchange Dealers Assistant. In recent years he has served as Managing Director, Foreign Exchange & Cash Division and as Managing Director Foreign Exchange & Non Sterling Cash Division at Prebon Marshall Yamane. He is currently Managing Director, Treasury Division and Emerging Markets Division, Tullett Prebon.
Commenting, John Phizackerley, Chief Executive of Tullett Prebon, said:
"Throughout his career, Angus has made a significant contribution to our business. Angus was a lead architect in many successful acquisitions and strategic decisions over the years and his commitment and dedication to our firm has been unwavering."
"I am delighted that James is taking on the role as EMEA CEO. This is an exciting time for the firm as we approach our next chapter for TP ICAP and I am confident that James will play a significant part in our future."
Alexandra Wick, Marketing & Communications Director
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Kim Fletcher, Eilis Murphy, Craig Breheny
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Note to editors:
Tullett Prebon (www.tullettprebon.com) is one of the world's leading interdealer brokers and operates as an intermediary in wholesale financial markets facilitating the trading activities of its clients in seven major product groups: Energy & Commodities, Rates, Volatility, Treasury, Non-Banking, Credit and Equities.
With offices in 24 countries, Tullett Prebon operates voice, hybrid, electronic, volume matching, algorithmic matching and risk mitigation platforms, to accommodate the needs of its clients, and to satisfy the regulatory driven evolution of the marketplace. In addition to its brokerage services, Tullett Prebon offers a variety of market information services through its IDB Market Data division, Tullett Prebon Information.
Tullett Prebon has its principal offices in London, New Jersey, Hong Kong, Singapore and Tokyo, with other offices, joint ventures and affiliates in Bangkok, Connecticut Dubai, Frankfurt, Geneva, Houston, Jakarta, Johannesburg, Luxembourg, Madrid, Manama, Manila, Mexico City, Mumbai, New York, Paris, São Paulo, Seoul, Shanghai, Sydney, Toronto, Vienna and Warsaw.
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