CEO, Astana International Exchange
Mr. Bennett was a CEO of NZX from 2012 to 2016. NZX licensed market operator of securities and derivatives markets. Provider of trading, post-trade and data services. NZX owns and operates NZ Cleaning and Depositary Corporation for settlement. Business activities span securities, commodities, risk and capital markets infrastructure, as well as licensed manager and provider of Exchange Traded Funds and wealth management services.
Mr. Bennett’s Stock Exchange Consulting experience include: Strategy development and capital market development in Asia/Middle East; Two domestic exchanges; One regional exchange seeking to diversify revenues streams beyond the core equity market; Reorganization of a large Asian exchange to refocus the business on market development and non-trading related revenue streams; Repricing for a large Asian exchange; Acquisition support for a Middle Eastern exchange.