Redline Trading Solutions, a provider of ultra-low latency market data and order execution systems, has appointed Richard J Harrington to the firm’s board of directors.
Harrington served as president and chief executive officer of The Thomson Corporation (now Thomson Reuters Corporation) from 1997 to 2008.
He is founder and chairman of the Boston-based venture capital firm The Cue Ball Group. Harrington also serves on the board of directors of two publicly held corporations.
“Harrington brings to our board broad business experience gained from successful leadership positions that include serving as the CEO of a global provider of electronic information, software and services,” says Mark Skalabrin, CEO of Redline Trading Solutions. “I am confident his guidance will help us meet the quickly evolving requirements of today’s global trading environment.”
“I am excited to be part of a fast growing and innovative firm in the electronic trading market,” says Harrington. “I look forward to helping Redline accelerate the growth of the business while continuing to drive customer success.”