Country Head for Canada, FTSE Russell
Paul was appointed as FTSE Russell’s Canada Country Head earlier this year. In his role, Paul is responsible for further developing FTSE Russell Canada’s leadership in fixed income market data while expanding its capabilities in multi-asset benchmarks and index-based derivatives. He oversees the Toronto based team and partners with key stakeholders in Canada including clients, regulators and business partners. Paul joined FTSE Russell from Refinitiv, formerly the financial business of Thomson Reuters. Paul spent the past 17 years at Thomson Reuters in increasingly senior management roles based in London, New York and Toronto. Most recently he was London based Director of Benchmarks responsible for fixed income indices and benchmarks including leading the Administration of the Canadian Dollar Offered Rate (CDOR). Prior to Thomson Reuters, he was a member of the Executive of the Toronto
Stock Exchange responsible for equity markets. Paul is a native of Ontario with a BSc from Queen’s University and MBA from the University of Western Ontario.