Jean-Pierre Aubin is Co-Global Head of BGC Group Brokerage alongside Anthony Warner, with both reporting to Mr. Lutnick.
Mr. Aubin’s primary responsibilities include the European Union, Switzerland, and Middle East, which operate as a single region. He is also Global Head for listed products (cash equities, derivatives equities, futures and options, commodities and structured products), including all digital group platforms such as Fenics GO and Matchbox.
After being part of the Barclays Bank student training program, Mr. Aubin began his broking career with Viel-Tradition Group in 1990. After trading futures and options for ten years, based in both London and Paris, he was promoted to run the company’s continental European operations. His positions included CEO of Finacor Group, as well as Global Head of Listed Products. Mr. Aubin joined BGC in 2005 and helped drive the company’s rapid expansion in mainland Europe, including the acquisitions of ETC Pollak, in 2005, and Aurel in 2006.
In 2008, Mr. Aubin moved to BGC’s New York office, where he again took the role of Global Head of Listed Products. Since then, he has been instrumental in developing BGC’s voice and electronic broking services in listed products, including equity derivatives, cash equity, futures and options on futures, and primary structured products.
Mr. Aubin returned to Europe in 2012. In addition to his current responsibilities, he is President of Aurel BGC, the Parisian Subsidiary of BGC Partners, in which role he also oversees Sunrise, a recent acquisition of the group.
Since 2015, Mr Aubin has also been a board member of the college of the Reunion des Musees Nationaux, and in 2018 was awarded Officier des Arts et Lettres.
Mr. Aubin has a Masters in Economics from the French business school, EAD.