John Lockhart worked in the financial markets from December 1981 until March 2007, remaining with ICAP (or companies that ultimately became ICAP) for the duration of his career.
John was mainly involved on the fixed-income product side of the industry until moving into Asia-Pacific management in 2003.
Prior to 2002 John's responsibilities included managing the leading Australian fixed-income brokerage teams. He was also responsible for the development and establishment of an electronic trading platform (now known as 'Brokertec') for the wholesale Australian fixed-income marketplace. This quickly became the strongest inter-dealer bond-brokerage platform in Australia.
In 2002 John was appointed Director of Electronic Trading, ICAP Asia-Pacific & Middle East. In 2004 he was appointed joint-CEO ICAP Australia and he was appointed sole CEO ICAP Australia & NZ in September 2006. By the time John retired from the company in March 2007, ICAP was the dominant brokerage business in both Australia and New Zealand.
John brings extensive business management, networking and people management skills to BPA. John is also a director of Biomass Research & Refining Pty Ltd, and he is a shareholder and director of a boat brokerage business - Sydney Sail & Motor Boat Centre.
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