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Richard Baker
Chief Executive Officer
The Cleartrade Exchange

Richard Baker is Chief Executive Officer and founding member of The Cleartrade Exchange. He has been with The Cleartrade Exchange since its inception in 2010 and splits his time between the Singapore headquarters, the UK office based in the City of London and in the market with clients and partners. Richard is responsible for defining the strategy and driving the commercial success of this innovative regulated OTC cleared execution platform.

With engineering qualifications in technology and communication, combined with many years commercially running and developing high technology and digital media companies, Richard's strategy for Cleartrade Exchange is to establish the pioneering regulated electronic exchange venue, providing leading-edge platform technology, access to multiple asset classes with a superior market operations discipline to global participants in the OTC commodity derivatives markets.

Previously, Richard has held a variety of senior executive roles in the technology, media and telecommunications industry spanning international sales, product management and market functions.

He has a passion for people, innovation and building innovative businesses with an acute focus on commercial success.