|[February 27, 2014]
BATS Chi-X Europe Appoints Jill Griebenow as Chief Financial Officer
LONDON & KANSAS CITY, Mo. --(Business Wire)--
BATS Chi-X Europe, the largest pan-European equities exchange, today
announced the appointment of Jill Griebenow as Chief Financial Officer.
Ms. Griebenow joins from parent company BATS Global Markets with
immediate effect, and is responsible for all financial control and human
resource functions at BATS Chi-X Europe, including financial planning
and reporting. Jill is based in London, reporting directly to CEO Mark
Most recently, Ms. Griebenow served as Assistant Controller at BATS
Global Markets where she managed the daily operations of the company's
U.S. accounting function. She joined BATS Global Markets in 2011 as a
Financial Reporting Specialist from global accounting firm EY
(previously Ernst & Young), where she held the position of Senior
Manager, focusing on audits of public companies within the asset
management and financial services sectors. Ms. Griebenow has more than a
decade of experience in the financial and public accounting industries.
She is a Certified Publc Accountant and a member of the American
Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA), graduating from the
University of Northern Iowa cum laude in 2001.
Mark Hemsley, CEO of BATS Chi-X Europe said: "I am confident that Jill's
vision and expertise will drive our operational excellence to even
greater heights as our business in Europe continues to grow."
Ms. Griebenow added: "BATS Chi-X Europe has maintained a unique position
as a leader in pan-European markets, and continues to be a change agent
for the European market for the benefit of all securities investors. I
am pleased to be joining such a dynamic team within the BATS business."
Michael Beaver, who joined the firm in 2008 as its founding CFO will be
leaving the company to establish his own boutique accounting firm. He
will remain a member of the BATS team until the end of March 2014 to
ensure a seamless transition.
Mr. Hemsley said "We thank Mike for his great efforts over the past six
years and will miss him, both personally and professionally. We wish him
nothing but the best in starting his new business."
About BATS Chi-X Europe
BATS Chi-X Europe is Europe's largest stock exchange and offers trading
in more than 3,600 securities across 15 major European markets, over one
platform and under one rule book. In addition, BATS' leading
pan-European trade reporting service, BXTR, now reports the majority of
OTC equity market trading. Based in London, BATS Chi-X Europe is
regulated by the UK Financial Conduct Authority.
BATS Chi-X Europe is the brand name of BATS Trading Limited, a
subsidiary of BATS Global Markets Inc., a leading global securities
market operator in the US and Europe. Further information can be found
at www.batstrading.co.uk or
for regular updates, on Twitter (News - Alert) at @BATSGlobal.
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