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BTIG Asia-Pacific Names Trevor Harrison Head of Client Relationship Management and Adds Jorge Marrero as Chief Operating Officer

May 20, 2019

HONG KONG--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 20, 2019--

BTIG Asia-Pacific announced today the expansion of its senior leadership team in the region. Trevor Harrison, Chief Executive Officer of BTIG Singapore Pte. Ltd., has been named the Head of BTIG Asia-Pacific Client Relationship Management. In Hong Kong, Jorge Marrero has joined the firm as a Managing Director and the Chief Operating Officer of BTIG Hong Kong Limited.

In addition to his role as Chief Executive Officer of BTIG Singapore Pte. Ltd., Mr. Harrison will assume responsibility for growing BTIG’s institutional client base across Asia-Pacific, while working in partnership with the firm’s established coverage teams in Hong Kong, Singapore and Sydney.

Mr. Marrero has 30 years of financial services industry leadership experience in the U.S. and Asia. Previously, he helped to establish Execution Noble/Espirito Santo Securities HK, where he spent ten years as a Director and the Chief Operating Officer. At BTIG, Mr. Marrero will be responsible for maintaining the firm’s high-quality operations function, prioritizing business growth and operational excellence.

“We are pleased to be expanding our senior leadership team in Asia-Pacific with Trevor and Jorge,” noted Craig Reilly, Chief Executive Officer of BTIG Asia-Pacific. “Trevor has played a key role in our Asia-Pacific outsource trading division and has strengthened our presence in Singapore. In his newly-expanded role, he will focus on enhancing our relationships and further engaging with clients across the Asian, Australian and New Zealand marketplace. Jorge will be an important addition to our leadership team as well. With years of operations experience, he has a proven track record as an effective leader.”

BTIG Asia-Pacific offers high-touch trading and direct market access to institutional clients through its offices in Hong Kong, Singapore and Sydney. The firm’s seasoned team of professionals seamlessly source natural liquidity on behalf of clients and have an in-depth understanding of trading nuances across regional and local markets.

About BTIG

BTIG is a global financial services firm specializing in institutional trading, investment banking, research and related brokerage services. With an extensive global footprint and more than 600 employees, BTIG, LLC and its affiliates operate out of 18 cities throughout the U.S., and in Europe, Asia and Australia. BTIG offers execution, expertise and insights for equities, equity derivatives, ETFs and fixed income, currency and commodities (futures, commodities, foreign exchange, interest rates, credit, and convertible and preferred securities). The firm’s core capabilities include global execution, portfolio, electronic and outsource trading, transition management, investment banking, prime brokerage, capital introduction, corporate access, research and strategy, commission management and more.

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KEYWORD: UNITED STATES ASIA PACIFIC NORTH AMERICA HONG KONG

INDUSTRY KEYWORD: PROFESSIONAL SERVICES BANKING FINANCE

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