Managing Director, Global Client Development
Hong Kong Exchanges and Clearing
Mr. Kevin Rideout joined HKEX in April 2015 as Head of the Global Client Development. He is principally responsible for the global client sales, relationship management, marketing activities and market development. Mr. Rideout joined HKEX from Citigroup, where he served as Head of Wholesale Execution Services, Asia and was Chief Spokesman on the implementation of Stock Connect in Hong Kong. Prior to this, he was based in London for Citigroup as the Global Head of Market Infrastructures and HFT Clearing Group. Prior to joining Citigroup, Mr. Rideout spent 10 years at Thomson Reuters. He held various positions in Thomson Reuters, including Regional Manager Hong Kong, Regional Director Japan and Korea, Managing Director Asia in Singapore and Managing Director - Global Head of Relationship Management and Sales in London. Mr. Rideout holds a Bsc (Hons) Environmental Chemistry from the University of Hertfordshire UK.