Celoxica Grows IT Team

Gilles Herfeld, CTO, Celoxica

UK-based hardware-based low-latency feed handler and data platform vendor Celoxica has expanded its internal IT team with the recent hires of Chicago-based Bastiaan van Kempen as head of US client-facing business, Philippe Planchon as head of research and development, and Stephane Bredon as head of the vendor’s order-routing offering.

Van Kempen was most recently a senior consultant at PCM Advisors, prior to which he was chief executive of derivatives trading firm Optiver US. Planchon, was previ