August 17, 2022 - Online multi-asset trading services provider Equiti Group has appointed Christoffer Rosenkilde Nielsen as Chief Technology Officer (CTO).

Nielsen's experience includes previous roles at Saxo Bank, ATP and as Euronext Securities’ Chief Information Officer.

Christoffer will be responsible for driving the company’s global technology strategy by fostering a strong engineering culture as well as providing technical leadership across all areas of the business.

Iskandar Najjar, Equiti Group CEO, commented on the new appointment, “We are delighted to welcome Christoffer to the Equiti team as our new CTO. His extensive fintech experience will support the company’s ambitions to further transform our product offering and operations, which will be critical to our continued success as we explore new ways to leverage our technology and propel future growth.”

Commenting on his appointment, Equiti Group's new CTO Christoffer Nielsen said, “The vision and ambition at Equiti captured my attention immediately. Particularly the vision to deliver a world-class user experience and innovate the way clients trade. We are all technology users, and success is determined by how we adopt and use that technology. Equiti has a great culture and I look forward to working closely with the talented team of engineers to enhance our product offerings further.”

Nielsen holds an executive MBA degree from Copenhagen Business School, and a Master's and PhD degree in Computer Science from the Technical University of Denmark (DTU).