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BCS appoints head of prime sales to board
04 December 2013
The firm has also hires a senior trader to initiate its UK equity trading operations
Russian trading firm BCS has promoted Tim Bevan to executive director of the board of BCS Prime Brokerage.
Bevan has been head of international prime sales and will continue his duties along with his new board role.
The firm has also hired Gareth Johnson as senior trader in London to initiate the equity trading arm of the international business.
He was most recently senior equity trader at Troika Dialog.
Joseph Dayan, executive director and head of markets of BCS Prime Brokerage, said:
“Since our UK operations were granted regulatory approval by the FCA we have been gradually building our team. We are delighted that Gareth has joined especially given his experience in both European and Russian markets. The appointment affirms BCS’s aspiration to become the main hub for trading securities between London and Moscow.”