ADS appoints Baggioli as COO

He takes on dotted-line management responsibility for the London and Hong Kong subsidiaries as a board director

Marco Baggioli, chief operating officer, ADS Securities
Marco Baggioli: "I will be focusing on delivering a highly automated, cost-effective and technologically advanced infrastructure"

Marco Baggioli, executive managing director and global head of brokerage at ADS Securities in Abu Dhabi, has been appointed chief operating officer (COO).

In his new role he will take on additional direct-line responsibility for operations, legal and compliance, product and change, IT, marketing and human resources across the firm’s business lines.

While continuing to report to chief executive Philippe Ghanem, Baggioli will have dotted-line management responsibility for ADS Securities’ London