LCH.Clearnet appoints new Global Head of Sales and Relationship Management

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  • Ali Hackett joins LCH.Clearnet Group to lead Global Sales & Relationship Management, across asset classes
  • Brings over 25 years financial services experience to the role

LCH.Clearnet Group (“LCH.Clearnet”), the global clearing house, is today pleased to announce that Ali Hackett has been appointed to the newly created role of Global Head of Sales and Relationship Management.

Ms Hackett will be responsible for maximising the value, reach and range of the Group’s existing customer relationships whilst pursuing new member and client business opportunities. Ali will report into the Group CEO, Suneel Bakhshi, and will be a member of LCH.Clearnet’s Executive Committee. She will be based in New York.

Ali has a formidable track record in sales with a global remit. Most recently she served as an industry advisor with Formation 8, helping portfolio companies to develop successful client partnerships. Prior to this, Ali was Senior Managing Director, Global Client Development and Sales at CME Group. In this role, she was responsible for leading the company’s global sales force and for the development, execution and management of the company’s global sales strategy across all asset classes. Previously, she spent nearly 20 years at Citi, serving in positions of increasing responsibility culminating with Managing Director and Co-Head of Global Prime Finance. She began her career as a trader for Prudential Bache Securities and has also held sales roles at Shearson Lehman, Drexel Burnham Lambert and Citibank N.A.

Suneel Bakhshi, CEO of LCH.Clearnet Group said: “LCH.Clearnet continues to play a critical role within global capital markets and our customer base reflects the international nature of our business. I am therefore delighted to welcome Ali Hackett to the Group. Her experience, expertise and deep knowledge of our industry will further strengthen our global management team. In her new role, she will be integral to ensuring that we maintain a harmonised approach in our relationships with customers as we continue to grow our business and services around the world.”

For further information

Rhiannon Davies, Tel: +44 (0)20 7426 7523
Lucie Holloway, Tel: +44 (0)20 7797 1126

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About LCH.Clearnet

The LCH.Clearnet Group is a leading multi-asset class and multi-national clearing house, serving major exchanges and trading platforms as well as a range of OTC markets

LCH.Clearnet’s world-class risk management framework provides exceptional levels of protection to international markets, as has been proven through the management of past defaults. As demand for robust clearing services continues to grow, LCH.Clearnet is committed to delivering the highest standards of risk management across all asset classes cleared.

LCH.Clearnet Group is majority owned by London Stock Exchange Group (LSE.L), a diversified international exchange group that sits at the heart of the world's financial community