Chairman Donald Brydon will also not stand for re-election after demands made by activist investor.
Kim and Villanueva are two of a number of new hires appointed to support the company's growth after experiencing three quarters of record revenue.
Information services and indexes are expected to contribute 25 percent of the merged exchange group's revenues, five years after the merger is complete.
The former Morningstar sales exec will help FTSE Russell strengthen its brand in Canada through cross-selling.
Even before they confirmed merger negotiations, it was clear to see that the London Stock Exchange and Deutsche Börse had much in common.
Desai has previously served at Thomson Reuters, TD Securities and TD Wealth Management.
The vendor will roll out a platform that allows users to access more granular underlying data.
Black has previously held index and data sales roles at MSCI and TMX Group in Canada.
The exchange operator will keep and integrate indexes with FTSE
LSEG rejects Russell's asset management unit, keeps indexes
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The London Stock Exchange confirmed reports today, Tuesday, May 20, that it has entered into exclusive talks with the Northwestern Mutual Insurance Company to buy US-based index provider and asset manager Russell Investments.