Tower Trading Group executive chairman
Alan Dickinson is to move to a non-executive director role as
he steps away from the day-to-day management of the trading
Jonathan Taylor, former head of Transtrend
Group’s European operations, will assume the role
of CEO. Taylor has been with the firm for three years.
He will be supported by a management team
consisting of Christian Browne, Adrian Spires and Stephen
Dickinson has been executive chairman of
the London-based trading arcade since December having
previously been CEO since 2008.
During the eight years he has been at the
helm of TTG, the business has grown into a £10m turnover
company servicing around 250 traders across the globe.
He will spend two days a week at TTG as
part of his new role focusing on managing relationships with
the firm’s clients and partners and acting as an
ambassador for the industry.
The changes will be effective from the end
Dickinson said: "I remain committed to TTG
and am looking forward to focusing on growing our relationships
with key clients, exchanges and infrastructure providers.
"I leave the day-to-day management firms
in the hands of a younger management team who can give the
commitment needed to continue to grow the business in a fast
Dickinson began his career in 1973 and
built up Liffe clearing firm CBC into one of the largest
independent clearers on the floor.
Following the sale of CBC to Fimat, now
part of Societe Generale, Dickinson stepped back from the
industry returning to run TTG in 2008.