MTS, the electronic trading platform that is part of London Stock Exchange Group, announces that Maria Cannata has been appointed Chairman of MTS.
Maria Cannata succeeds Alberto Giovannini who had been MTS Chairman since January 2012, and who prematurely passed away in April 2019. Maria Cannata has had a highly accomplished career in the Italian Treasury, where she served as General Manager of public debt between 2000 and 2018. She was also Director of internal public debt between 1992 and 2000. Currently, Cannata is a Member of the Council of Experts of the Italian Treasury Department.
Raffaele Jerusalmi, LSEG Director of Capital Markets:
“We are delighted to welcome Maria Cannata as the new Chairman of MTS. Her extraordinary professional experience and her great international knowledge will play a significant role in growing MTS in Italy and abroad.”