ICE names Joanne Rowe its Corporate Risk Officer

Maria Nikolova

Ms Rowe will be leading the team that manages the company’s global enterprise risk management program and related functions.

Operator of global exchanges and clearing houses and provider of data and listings services Intercontinental Exchange Inc (NYSE:ICE) today announces the appointment of Joanne Rowe, currently the Corporate Risk Officer for ICE’s North American Exchanges, as ICE’s Corporate Risk Officer. Ms Rowe will be leading the team that manages the company’s global enterprise risk management program and related functions.

Ms Rowe succeeds Kevin McClear, who last week was appointed President of ICE Clear U.S.

Ms Rowe, who joined ICE in 2013 following its acquisition of NYSE Euronext, has spent her career in roles of growing responsibility in the fields of audit and enterprise risk management, both in government and the private sector. She began as an audit manager in the UK Ministry of Justice before moving to BNP Paribas Fortis UK. Ms Rowe later served as Managing Director of Audit Services for the London International Financial Futures Exchange (LIFFE) and Euronext. While in her current post at ICE, Ms Rowe also served as interim CRO for ICE Clear Europe and, prior to her current role, served as Senior Director of Internal Audit for ICE North America.

Joanne Rowe, a Chartered Internal Auditor, is a 2002 graduate of the University of Essex and received a Diploma in Internal Audit Practice (PIIA) in 2005 and an Advanced Diploma in Internal Audit (CMIIA) in 2007. She has served as a Member of the Institute of Internal Auditors’ UK and Ireland Professional Development Committee and is a Member of the Institute of Internal Auditors (IIA), among other notable designations during her professional and academic career.

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