Global Chief Risk Officer
Roland Chai is Nasdaq’s first Global Chief Risk Officer. Roland, who is based in Stockholm, is responsible for developing, reviewing and maintaining Nasdaq’s global risk program, while overseeing risk functions of Nasdaq Clearing and Nasdaq Fixed Income. He brings extensive experience in establishing and implementing risk frameworks across functions, as well as strong management capabilities, which will further strengthen and enhance our decision making and business operating processes.
Most recently, Roland served as Head of Post-Trade at the Hong Kong Exchange, where he oversaw clearing and risk management functions across equities and fixed income, currencies and commodities, as well as the exchange’s market surveillance. He previously served as Group Risk Officer at Hong Kong Exchange. During his tenure, Roland re-established risk frameworks across Exchange, Listings, Mainland Commodities, Trading, and Clearing departments.Roland also served on the Board of LME Clear. Prior to joining the Hong Kong Exchange, Roland served as Head of Equities at LCH.Clearnet Ltd and as Product Development Manager at Australian Securities Exchange.