CEO, LSE plc and Head of Equities, Capital Markets
Julia Hoggett joined the London Stock Exchange plc as CEO in April 2021, becoming the first openly gay person to hold the role. Julia is also Head of Equities and leading the Group’s Digital and Securities Markets initiatives. Previously, Julia was at the FCA as Director of Market Oversight and has held roles at BofAML, DEPFA BANK and JPMorgan. Julia is the inaugural Chair of the UK’s Capital Markets Industry Taskforce. At LSEG, Julia has supported Trans Awareness and Lesbian Visibility Weeks, hosted DEI events including Q&A sessions with LSEG’s Pride Network and the celebration of the 50th anniversary of women's admission to the LSEG trading floor. Julia actively advocates for diversity, equity and inclusion in the workplace, most recently speaking at the FCA, the Bank of England, the ICMA AGM, Bloomberg, INvolve and various companies across the City, particularly championing LGBTQ+ progression.