President, Asia Pacific and Global Head of Account Management, IHS MarkitShane Akeroyd is President, Asia Pacific and global head of account management. He is responsible for leading IHS Market’s teams in Asia Pacific and the firm’s relationships with its largest accounts globally. He has served as an executive vice president of IHS Markit since 2008.
Shane has over 30 years of client facing experience. He previously worked at RBC Capital Markets where he was head of global debt markets distribution and a member of the executive management team. Prior to this, he spent ten years at TD Securities serving as vice chair, capital market sales for Europe, Asia Pacific and Australia. He worked at Bear Stearns as a managing director for three years prior to TD Securities, and began his financial career with seven years at Bank of America as a vice president of derivative sales.
Shane holds a B.Sc. (Honours) in Economics from University College London.