Deutsche Börse’s Eurex derivatives business has announced the appointment of Lee Bartholomew and Zubin Ramdarshan to what it describes as key product development roles. It adds that both join the company in the middle of an industry transformation that challenges market infrastructure providers to constantly drive innovation and foster technical excellence in order to best serve the market’s needs.
Ramdarshan has been appointed new head of Derivatives Product R&D Equity and Index. He joins from financial services firm Cantor Fitzgerald where he was a managing director for the European exchange-traded funds business. He has previously held senior-level roles at Jefferies, Macquarie Bank and Bear Stearns.
Bartholomew is the new head of Derivatives Product R&D Fixed Income. He comes from Royal Bank of Canada, where he was responsible for developing the bank’s flow structured rates business. Before, he held senior trading positions in structured rates at Lloyds Banking Group.