Luc Fortin is President and Chief Executive Officer of the Montréal Exchange (MX) and Global Head of Trading with TMX Group. Focused on leading growth in the areas of TMX derivatives, fixed income, private markets and equity trading businesses, Mr. Fortin is responsible for delivering, developing and offering new product solutions to trading clients. He joined MX as Managing Director, Derivatives Trading in June 2016, following a 25-year career in Canada's capital markets industry leading client-facing teams in fixed income and derivatives.
Prior to joining MX, he served as Managing Director, Canadian Head of the Institutional Client Group at HSBC Bank Canada. In this role, Mr. Fortin led HSBC's institutional client-facing businesses in rates and credit, derivatives, foreign exchange and money markets across Canada. Prior to HSBC, he held senior leadership positions at TD Bank and TD Securities.
Mr. Fortin is a graduate of the TD Securities Leadership program at Ivey Business School and holds a Bachelor of Commerce from University of Ottawa. He served as Board Chair of CANMarket Data and was an Investment Industry Association of Canada board member from 2006-2010. Mr. Fortin is also a member of several Boards and Committees: BOX Markets Executive Committee, the Canadian Derivatives Clearing Corporation (CDCC) and the Canadian Depository for Securities Limited (CDS) Board, CanDeal Board and the Telfer School of Management Dean's Advisory Board. Mr. Fortin is also a member of IIROC’s Finance, Audit & Risk Committee.
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