Hong Kong Exchanges and Clearing Ltd (“HKEX”)Mr Kevin Rideout joined HKEX in April 2015 as Head of the Client and Marketing Services of Market Development Division. He is principally responsible for the division’s client relationship management and marketing services.
Mr Rideout joined HKEX from Citigroup, where he served as Head of Wholesale Execution Services, Asia and Chief Spokesman on the implementation of Stock Connect in Hong Kong and was based in London of Citi as the Global Head of Market Infrastructures and HFT Clearing Group.
Prior to joining Citi, Mr Rideout spent 10 years at Thomson Reuters. He held various positions in Thomson Reuters, including Regional Manager Hong Kong, Regional Director Japan and Korea, Managing Director Asia in Singapore and Managing Director - Global Head of Relationship Management and Sales in London for the Omgeo (DTCC) Division. Mr Rideout holds a Bsc (Hons) Environmental Chemistry from the University of Hertfordshire UK.