"We are delighted to have Timothy join the Board," stated Ray Killian, ITGâs Chairman, President and CEO. "Timâs experience and credentials are a significant addition to the Board, particularly with regard to our international initiatives."
From December 2002 to January 2005, Mr. Jones was the Chief Executive Officer of Simpay Limited, a new mobile payments initiative, and is now an advisor to the firm. He has also served as a non-executive Director of Capital One Bank (Europe) PLC since May 2003. Mr. Jones co-founded Purseus, a company developing a new architecture for correspondent banking and served as its Chief Executive Officer from April 2000 to November 2002. Prior to that, for 17 years Mr. Jones was at National Westminster Bank PLC where he held various positions in the Operations, Information Technology Strategy and Policy, Mondex, Electronic Markets and Retail Banking Services divisions, eventually becoming a Managing Director in 1996 and Chief Executive of the retail banking division in 1999.
"I am excited to be a member of ITGâs Board and look forward to working with ITG management to grow the business internationally and increase shareholder value," stated Mr. Jones.
At the same time, ITG is announcing the retirement of Mark Wolfson from the Board of Directors. "Mark has been a valued member of ITGâs Board for ten years and we would like to thank him for his dedication and service," stated Mr. Killian.