Cliff Richards

General Manager – Equity Post Trade / Australian Securities Exchange (ASX)

Cliff Richards is the Executive General Manager of Equity Post Trade at ASX Limited. Cliff is responsible for ASX’s business development functions for the post trade services of Australia’s stock market. Cliff is also leading the world's first and largest enterprise application of distributed ledger technology (DLT also referred to as Blockchain), to replace ASX’s CHESS clearing and settlement system.

Prior to joining ASX, Cliff was the Co-Founder and Head of Digital for Self-Directed Wealth and nabtrade at National Australia Bank; the Head of Online Services at Macquarie Bank’s private wealth division; the General Manager of Broking Products and Platforms at IWL Limited and has held a number of other management roles in brokerage and technology firms.