Christopher Smith – Managing Director Capital Markets

Christopher Smith

Managing Director – Financial Services

Christopher was appointed managing director of financial services in 2014. He joined the group in 2011 to lead the expansion of Man Capital Markets.

Formerly, Christopher was global chief operating officer and deputy CEO of Man Financial (2000-08) and a main board director of publicly quoted MF Global until 2008. As COO, Christopher was responsible for operations, information technology, risk and credit. Before that he was managing director of Man Financial’s London office and spent 14 years on the company’s global executive committee.