Plus500 appoints Penelope Ruth Judd as new non-exec director
Mrs. Judd will chair the newly formed Risk and Compliance Committee. Mrs. Judd is a chartered accountant with over 30 years of City and financial services experience specialising in Compliance, Governance, Regulation, Corporate Finance and Audit.
She is currently Managing Director, EMEA Head of Compliance at Nomura International Plc, a position that she has held for the last three years and is due to step down from at the end of June 2016 to pursue a portfolio non-executive career.
Prior to this Mrs. Judd worked at UBS Investment Bank for 9 years and held the position of Managing Director, EMEA Head of Compliance from 2007 until 2012.
Mrs. Judd began her professional career at KPMG where she qualified as a chartered accountant. She left KPMG to join the UK Listing Authority, where she managed the Equity Markets Division responsible for admission of companies to the Official List and AIM and regulation of listed companies.
In 2000, Mrs. Judd joined the Corporate Finance team at Cazenove & Co focusing on bringing companies to the main market as well as advising on M&A and capital raisings.
The Company announces that Even-Chen will join the Board of Plus500 with effect from 28 June 2016.
Mr. Even-Chen is currently a director of Plus500CY Ltd.
Additionally, Plus500 announces that Inbal Marom has elected to step down from the Board, effective 1 July 2016. ■