Chief Executive Officer

Patrick Birley

Patrick Birley brings to NEX Exchange over 25 years’ worth of industry experience. During these 25 years, Patrick has held senior positions at a number of exchanges and financial institutions, including NYSE Euronext, the London Stock Exchange, LCH.Clearnet and the South African Futures Exchange (Safex).

Patrick’s vision for NEX Exchange is to create an exchange where companies can join a public market easily, cost-effectively, efficiently and, most importantly, with pride.

Non-Executive Director

Tom Binks

Tom Binks has worked in the City since joining Manufacturers Hanover in 1978 and subsequently held senior derivatives and fixed income roles at Chemical Bank, Standard Chartered and Bank of America. After banking Tom also worked in broking at ICor Brokerage and Reuters then for IPGL Limited from where he retired in 2009. As well as NEX Exchange he is also a Director of JDX Consulting.

Non-Executive Director

Michael Berkeley

Michael Berkeley has been helping companies raise capital for 30 years. He spent 15 years in investment banking where he specialised in debt and equity capital markets, and later became an investor relations consultant advising companies on their equity story through IPOs and on wider investor communications. Michael graduated from Cambridge University and has an MBA from SDA Bocconi in Milan. He is also on the Board of Citigate Dewe Rogerson, a leading financial PR and investor relations consultancy.