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Thomas Book

born 1971
nationality: German

Current positions

since 07/2018Member of the Executive Board, Deutsche Börse AG
responsible for Trading & Clearing
since 2016Chief Executive Officer, Eurex Frankfurt AG
since 2007Member of the Management Board, Eurex Deutschland

Professional experience

2016–2018Eurex Zürich AG, Chairman of the Executive Board


Eurex Clearing AG,
2013–2016 Chief Executive Officer
2007–2013 Member of the Executive Board
2006–2014Eurex Frankfurt AG
Member of the Executive Board
2006–2014Eurex Zürich AG
Member of the Executive Board
2004–2006Eurex Frankfurt AG
Head of Department Trading und Clearing Market Development
1995–2004Deutsche Börse AG, Frankfurt/Main
2000–2004 Senior Project Manager Strategic Planning
1998–2000 Project Manager
1995–1998 Employee Key Account Europe




Justus-Liebig University-Gießen, Ph. D. Studies of Prof. Dr. Wolfgang Bessler,
Faculty Banking and Finance, Dr. rer. pol.
1990–1995University of Münster
Business Administration Studies, graduate degree (Diplom-Kaufmann)

Board memberships

Statutory supervisory boards

  • 360 Treasury Systems AG, Deputy Chairman of the Supervisory Board (Group mandate)
  • China Europe International Exchange AG, Member of the Supervisory Board
  • European Energy Exchange AG, Chairman of the Supervisory Board