Steve is Coherent’s Chief Executive Officer for Europe. Working closely with clients across Capital Markets and other industries, he is responsible for enabling them to address their regulatory, compliance and end to end workflow challenges by accelerating delivery of innovative technology solutions.
Steve brings over 25 years of Capital Markets expertise and leadership across Operations, Sales, Account Management and Product Management and spent the last 18 years in Hong & Singapore. He was most recently Global Head of Product for HSBC’s Direct Custody & Clearing business where he was responsible for the strategy, governance and delivery of HSBC’s suite of products & solutions to the largest Investment Banks, Broker Dealers & Financial Market Infrastructures globally.
Prior to joining HSBC, Steve led the strategic Client Account Management team across Asia for IHS Markit. He also previously led Standard Chartered’s Banks, Broker Dealers, Clearing & Collateral Product team globally and UBS’s APAC regional Clearing & Securities Operations teams.