HKMEx Appoints Director of Business Development Projects
Mr Maine, who joins the Exchange with over 25 years of experience in the exchange and financial markets, will be based in Hong Kong and reports to HKMEx Co-President William Barkshire.
“We are delighted to have someone of Eric’s calibre on board as we embark on a new drive to bring more innovative products to the market. Given his deep industry expertise and experience, Eric will play a significant role in driving and delivering our unique product and service initiatives to meet the region’s trading and risk management needs,” said Mr Barkshire.
Prior to joining HKMEx, Mr Maine was Head of Product Development and Management, Commodities at Singapore Exchange (SGX). Before that, he spent more than two years at the Singapore Mercantile Exchange where he was Head of Product and Research. Prior to that, he held a similar position at the IntercontinentalExchange (ICE).
Outside of the exchange space, he has served in several senior positions in New York with investment firm Canning/Maine Inc, Allied Irish Banks and Prudential-Bache (now Jefferies Bache).
Mr Maine holds a bachelor’s degree in accounting from Villanova University.