Nivaura, a regulated fintech company focused on primary market digitization and automation, announced a new capital markets hire as its business continues to expand.
Chris Jones joins the company, focusing on market structure and product strategy. He will be working closely with the product development and commercial strategy teams at Nivaura, ensuring the company’s products fully meets the needs of its clients.
“We’re thrilled to have Chris work with us,'' said Avtar Sehra, CEO of Nivaura. “Chris has a deep understanding of capital markets execution, and in recent years has also been involved in a number of proprietary and third-party capital markets technology initiatives. He will be a great addition to the team.”
Prior to joining Nivaura, Chris was Managing Director and Global Head of Local Currency Syndicate at HSBC for 15 years, working on a wide spectrum of international fixed income capital raising transactions. Before HSBC, Chris worked in a similar role at Deutsche Bank.
“There is a significant opportunity to help the capital markets become more digital,'' said Jones. “The Nivaura team have made some great progress in this area by collaborating with the market incumbents, and I hope my experience and relationships will help enhance those efforts”.