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Thomas Book

born 1971
nationality: German


Current positions


since 07/2018

Member of the Executive Board, Deutsche Börse AG
responsible for Trading & Clearing

since 07/2020

Chairman of the Management Board, Frankfurter Wertpapierbörse

since 2007

Member of the Management Board, Eurex Deutschland


Professional experience

2016-06/2020

Chief Executive Officer, Eurex Frankfurt AG

2016–2018

Eurex Zürich AG, Chairman of the Executive Board

2007–2016

Eurex Clearing AG,
2013–2016 Chief Executive Officer
2007–2013 Member of the Executive Board

2006–2014

Eurex Frankfurt AG
Member of the Executive Board

2006–2014

Eurex Zürich AG
Member of the Executive Board

2004–2006

Eurex Frankfurt AG
Head of Department Trading und Clearing Market Development

1995–2004

Deutsche Börse AG, Frankfurt/Main
2000–2004 Senior Project Manager Strategic Planning
1998–2000 Project Manager
1995–1998 Employee Key Account Europe

Education

  

1998–2001

Justus-Liebig University-Gießen, Ph. D. Studies of Prof. Dr. Wolfgang Bessler,
Faculty Banking and Finance, Dr. rer. pol.

1990–1995

University of Münster
Business Administration Studies, graduate degree (Diplom-Kaufmann)

Board memberships


Statutory supervisory boards

  • 360 Treasury Systems AG, Deputy Chairman of the Supervisory Board (Group mandate)
  • China Europe International Exchange AG, Member of the Supervisory Board
  • Eurex Frankfurt AG, Member of the Supervisory Board (Group mandate)
  • European Energy Exchange AG, Chairman of the Supervisory Board (Group mandate)

Other board memberships

  • Deutsches Aktieninstitut e.V., Member of the Board and of the Executive Committee
  • Frankfurt Main Finance e.V., Member of the Board and of the Executive Committee
  • Gesellschaft für Kapitalmarktforschung e.V., Member of the Board of Trustees