Chi-X Australia Says G'day to Data, Trading Vet Fildes as New CEO

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Data and electronic trading industry veteran John Fildes will join Chi-X Australia later this month and become chief executive on May 1, replacing current CEO Peter Fowler, who the company announced last year would step down in 2013.

Fildes was most recently director of strategic development at Getco Asia, prior to which he held senior roles at Instinet in Asia, and as head of electronic and program trading at Morgan Stanley.

Before that, he held various data industry roles, including senior sal