Moscow Exchange (MOEX)’s Supervisory Board has just confirmed that Yury Denisov is the new Chief Executive Officer of Moscow Exchange, effective immediately.
Former CEO Alexander Afanasiev announced that he will step down from his role as Chief Executive Officer back in April 2019. Yury Denisov has been already recommended by the Board as CEO, pending approval of his candidacy from the Bank of Russia.
Yury Denisov has more than 25 years of financial markets experience. He has been Moscow Exchange’s Deputy CEO in 2010-2011.
Yury Denisov was a member of Moscow Exchange’s Supervisory Board from 2008-2011 and again from 2013 till present. Denisov has also served as a member of the Strategic Planning Committee, Nomination & Remuneration Committee and Budget Committee.
Since 2008 he has been a member of the Supervisory Board of the National Clearing Centre (NCC), which acts as the central counterparty on all of the Exchange’s markets. In 2010-2011 and since 2016 he has served as Supervisory Board Chairman. Since 2018 he has also served on the Board of the National Settlement Depository (NSD).