Senior Leadership Team

Steve Williams - General Manager

An established leader with a successful record in banking and capital markets, will lead the Fixnetix team as General Manager. Steve brings to DXC Technology more than three decades of global experience in electronic trading, market microstructure and electronic trading strategies. He has traded all asset classes in the Asian, European and U.S. markets. He has also led the architectural, functional and performance designs for trading systems including pricing, risk and trading models in these securities.

As general manager at BNP Securities, Steve oversaw the firm’s Japan business and headed all equities trading in Japan and across the region. He served in the same role for Chase Manhattan in Tokyo. In both roles he also oversaw all trading and operational issues and was responsible to the Bank of Japan for all local reporting and regulatory issues. While at Citigroup, he managed the systematic market making business and had overall responsibility for trading, technology, and quant efforts and strategies across all market making activities globally — and became global COO for Equity Electronics with responsibility over all electronic trading and execution for platform and strategy.

Shaun Jackson - Director of Finance

Shaun Jackson (FCCA, MBA) is the Director of Finance for DXC Fixnetix. Shaun joined Fixnetix in 2010 and has 15 years’ experience working in finance and accountancy. He is a qualified chartered accountant and was appointed to the positions of Director of Finance and Company Secretary in June 2014. Prior to joining Fixnetix, Shaun worked for one of the world’s leading payment processing organisations, where he held several different finance roles.

Shaun has global responsibility for Fixnetix business management and any group functions within Fixnetix with overall control of any financial transactions and accountancy matters.

Steve Hewson - Director of Operations and Service

Steve has over 20 years’ experience working on large-scale managed service projects in the banking industry. After starting his career at BT with their Global Networks team, Steve then moved into operations and services for the financial services industry, working particularly closely with exchanges and on outsourcing projects with a global reach.

As the Director of Operations and Service for Fixnetix, Steve is responsible for the overall delivery and following support of all services to customers.

Simon Coombes - Global Director of Sales

Simon Coombes is Global Director of Sales at Fixnetix, managing the sales teams in North America, Europe and Asia Pacific. He joined Fixnetix in 2016, and was appointed to Global Director of Sales in 2018.

Prior to joining, Simon spent 22 years in Financial Technology Services firms in London and Tokyo, covering front, back and multiple asset classes, across Europe, the US, and Asia. Simon holds an International Business and Japanese degree, is fluent in Japanese & French, and has lived in Asia for 21 years.

Inderjit Shah - Chief Technology Officer

Inderjit is responsible for the overseeing of all technical aspects of the company and oversees the C++, Java, and FPGA Development teams, as well as the Business Analysis and Quality Assurance teams. He leads the development of the Fixnetix current and future generations of hardware and software EMS systems (iX-eCute,iX-hybrid, ZL) and the market-leading GUI command and control platform (iX-Eye).

Inderjit has over 20 years’ experience working across multiple industry sectors, broadcasting, telecommunications, defence and finance. He has been both a software and FPGA developer for over 15 years and has managed multi-disciplined engineering teams on large-scale global initiatives.