Business Council

Our Business Council brings together senior leaders from innovative high-growth companies from across the TheCityUK membership. The group operates as a high-level, Chatham House-style forum for industry to constructively engage with government, opposition MPs, regulators, and other stakeholder to promote and champion the role of the industry in the UK economy.


Job Title

Member Company

Alasdair Haynes* Founder & CEO Aquis Exchange
Natan Tiefenbrun Head of European Equities Cboe Europe
Donna Rix General Counsel Europe Citadel Investment Group (Europe) Limited
Michel Everaert Managing Director CME Group
Lawrence Oliver Deputy Chief Executive Officer DDCAP Limited
Andrew Douglas Managing Director, Head of Government Relations, Europe and Asia DTCC Derivatives Repository Ltd
Michael Carty Chief Executive Officer Euroclear UK & International Limited
Kunal Gandhi Senior Managing Director Fenchurch Advisory Partners
Penny Madden Partner - Co-Lead for London Office Gibson Dunn & Crutcher LLP
Roger Clarke Chief Executive Officer IPSX
Matthew Chamberlain CEO London Metal Exchange
Edward Bowles Global Director of Public Policy Meta Financial Technologies
Stephen Long Managing Director - Head of EMEA Moody's Investors Service
Robert Hughes-Penney Senior Investment Director Rathbones Group
Peter Duff Chairman Shoosmiths
Ian Cornwall Director, Head Market Structure SIX Swiss Exchange
Kathleen Russ Chair Travers Smith LLP
Anthony Velevitch Chief Risk Officer, Europe and Americas Westpac Banking Corporation
Oliver Brettle Partner and Global Executive Committee Member White & Case LLP
John Heaps Chairman Yorkshire Building Society