TraditionDATA adds sales veteran to team
TraditionDATA, the data arm of Compagnie Financière Tradition (Tradition), has hired Michael Kirby as a senior member of the Data Sales team in the Americas.
In his new role, he will be responsible for helping to drive revenue growth across the Americas as a member of TraditionDATA’s successful global sales team. Kirby will report to Chris McGuigan, Head of Sales for the Americas at TraditionDATA.
Kirby brings a wealth of experience and market knowledge as a leading professional in the financial information arena. He has joined TraditionDATA following a career spanning over 25 years at Tullett Prebon, ICAP, and most recently at CME NEX, where he managed its successful Data Services business.
The appointment shows an ongoing dedication to investing in the growth of the business, enabling it to expand its offering to clients. With Kirby on board, TraditionDATA will continue to develop the innovative high-quality data products that have remained in demand by market participants.
James Watson, Global Head of Sales at TraditionDATA, says: "Michael is an important addition to TraditionDATA’s business in the Americas. His experience allows us to further build on the successful growth we have enjoyed in the region due to our innovative approach and granular commercial model. As the appeal of our model grows, Mike has joined us at a very exciting time as we continue to develop our data business globally."