Global Managing Director
Financial & RISK
Abel Clark leads Financial business within the Financial & Risk division at Thomson Reuters. The Financial business connects and powers the global financial community with open and trusted news, data, analytics and insight, trading venues, execution capabilities, infrastructure and services that enable trading, investing, financial and corporate professionals to optimize price discovery, decision making, efficiency, liquidity and compliance. Financial’s products and services connect and power the global financial community with the principles of trust, openness and innovation.
Abel joined Reuters in 1995 and has contributed to the company's success through various business management, strategy, operations, sales and marketing roles. He has been based in London and New York during that time. His most recent roles were Managing Director of the Foreign Exchange, Fixed Income and Equities businesses, Managing Director of Marketplaces (Thomson Reuters trading systems business), and Chief Strategy Officer for Thomson Reuters.
Abel is executive sponsor of the Women’s Network at Thomson Reuters in New York. He holds a Master’s degree in Engineering from the University of Southampton, England and an MBA from London Business School. He also serves on the board of directors of Tradeweb and Citywire. Abel lives in Manhattan, New York, with his wife and two children.