Roberto Pecora to become CEO of Euronext Clearing
Euronext today announced that Roberto Pecora has been appointed by the Board of Director of Euronext Clearing as CEO and General Manager, starting from July 3, 2023.
Mr Pecora will focus on the day-to-day management of the CCP, including engagement with regulators and with clearing members. As a member of Euronext’s Post Trade Leadership Team headed by Anthony Attia, he will be in the forefront of the Euronext Clearing European expansion plan.
Roberto Pecora joins from the Société Générale Group, where he was CEO and General Manager of SGSS SpA, the Italian bank specialised in securities services, and member of the Global Executive Committee of the SGSS division. He holds a broad international experience in financial markets, covering leading managerial positions in securities services, global markets and passive and alternative asset management.
Mr Pecora will be based in Rome. The team of the Clearing House is based in Rome, Milan, Paris and London.
Roberto Pecora will replace Marco Polito who, following the General Assembly on 27 April 2023, has stepped down from his position as CEO CC&G by mutual agreement, to pursue other professional projects.
Roberto Pecora said:
“I am delighted to join Euronext Clearing at a turning point in its European expansion. I look forward to supporting Euronext Growth for Impact 2024 strategy within Euronext’s Post Trade Leadership Team to further enhance the strong relationship with the Italian ecosystem and create a European leader in clearing services.“