David Newns

SIX Digital Exchange

In October 2021, David joined as Head SIX Digital Exchange. Prior to his position, David was Senior Managing director at State Street and Global Head of GlobalLink Execution services. In this role he has been responsible for Currenex and FX Connect, GlobalLink’s core execution and trading platform businesses. Previously, he was Global Head of Currenex and SwapEx and prior to that, held the roles of Chief Operating Officer for State Street Global Exchange Trading & Clearing and State Street eExchange EMEA. He has more than 20 years of experience in the eFX industry, having joined Currenex in 2001 as a founding member of Currenex’s London operation. Prior to joining Currenex, David held several positions in technical services at MicroStrategy, a leading global provider of enterprise software platforms for business intelligence.