Julie Becker appointed CEO of the Luxembourg Stock Exchange
The Board of Directors of the Luxembourg Stock Exchange (LuxSE) has appointed Julie Becker as LuxSE’s next CEO and Chair of its Executive Committee. Julie Becker will officially take over the reins of the exchange as of 21 April 2021, the date of the next General Assembly, when Robert Scharfe, the current CEO, will step down after 9 years at the helm of the exchange. Robert Scharfe and Julie Becker will work side by side in the coming months to ensure a smooth transition.
“Over the past 7 years, Julie Becker has proven that she has the vision, competences, innovative spirit and leadership needed to steer the Luxembourg Stock Exchange successfully towards a bright future. I am confident that under her leadership, the Luxembourg Stock Exchange will thrive and further strengthen its position in the market and in the world. The exchange has seen significant growth and success over the past years under Robert Scharfe’s tenure. On behalf of the Board, I thank him for his contribution and commitment, and congratulate Julie Becker on this important appointment,” commented Frank Wagener, Chairman of the Board of Directors of LuxSE.