As it prepares to face new MiFID II regulations, interdealer broker ICAP plc (LON: IAP) has announced that it has appointed Arjun Singh-Muchelle as Global Head of Regulatory Affairs of its Global Broking division (IGBB).
Arjun was previously at The Investment Association, where he was a senior adviser on regulatory affairs in relation to institutional investment and capital markets. Prior to this he was Head of EU Affairs for the British Bankers’ Association and a policy analyst at the European Commission, based in Brussels. He sits on the advisory board of the International Trader Forum as well as being a member of the EMEA Governance Board of FIX Trading Community.
Based in London, Arjun joins ICAP today and will report to Don McClumpha, COO of IGBB and CEO of i-Swap.
Don McClumpha, said:
We are delighted to welcome Arjun to the team in this period of transition for ICAP and indeed the global regulatory landscape. He brings significant policy and public affairs experience which will be invaluable to us in our approach to new regulations, such as MiFID II, and we look forward to working with him.