Source: Nasdaq OMX
The Nasdaq OMX Group (NASDAQ:NDAQ) announced today that Bjørn Sibbern, as of Mid-April, is appointed President of OMX Nordic Exchange Copenhagen as well as Vice President in Equities Markets within the business area Transaction Services Nordics.
Bjørn Sibbern will return to the exchange after 1½ year working as President at E*Ttrade Bank A/S being responsible for operations in Denmark and Norway.
Bjørn Sibbern has previously served as Vice President for Issuer Service at the Nordic Exchange as well as Head of Trading and Issuer Services at OMX Nordic Exchange Copenhagen.
In connection to the combination of NASDAQ and OMX in February this year, Jan Ovesen, President of OMX Nordic Exchange Copenhagen, has chosen to seek new challenges outside the company. Jan Ovesen joined the former Copenhagen Stock Exchange in 2000, as Vice President. Jan Ovesen will assist the new President in Copenhagen during a transitional period. Jan Ovesen has through the last eight years been a valuable contributor in the development of the Danish securities market.