People Moves: BestEx Research, Macrobond, Gresham, Baton, and more

A look at some of the key “people moves” from this week, including Dave Conner (pictured), who joins BestEx Research as managing director of client services.

Dave Conner, BestEx Research

BestEx Research appoints managing directors for client services

Algorithmic execution provider BestEx Research has appointed Dave Conner and John King as managing directors of client services. Conner and King will report to CEO Hitesh Mittal.

Conner has more than 25 years of experience in institutional electronic trading and has previously held numerous leadership roles, including head of electronic sales at PaineWebber, head of electronic sales for the Americas at Lehman Brothers, head of

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