Michael McErlean

Michael McErlean

Advisor

Mike joined Goldman Sachs & Co in 1982, based at the Chicago Board of Trade. Mike became Executive Director of Goldman Sachs & Co, having worked in the Futures Services Department for over 20 years. From 1997, it was his responsibility to oversee the European and Asian Listed Derivatives Execution and Clearing Sales, based in London.

Over seven years, he successfully built the GS & Co European Futures execution business, migrating service from floor to ‘upstairs’, hiring staff and building order-entry infrastructure. He also served as an Executive Board Member of the Futures and Options Association UK and Chairman of the UK chapter of the Futures Industry Association.

During his career, Mike has been a Board member of four futures exchanges located in three different time zones: (Singapore International Monetary Exchange, LIFFE, BrokerTec Clearing Corporation and Eurex US) – which gives him a unique and valuable perspective on global electronic financial markets.