Scott Leader appointed General Manager, APAC for Eventus


Sales manager in Asia Pacific region as demand continues to grow for enterprise business monitoring, market risk solutions

NEW YORK and SYDNEY, May 9, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Eventus, a leading global provider of multi-asset class trade monitoring and market risk management solutions, today announced that Scott B. Chief joined as General Manager, APAC, leading the company’s sales efforts in the Asia Pacific Region. Leader has nearly three decades of experience in financial services, sales and management across the APAC region and Europehiring and building high-performing teams at large organizations, including financial exchanges and global trading information service providers.

Reporting to Eventus Global Head of Sales, Scott Schroeder, the Manager is based in sydney, where he spent most of his career. The US-based company has steadily increased its presence in Asia-Pacific, with staff now on the ground in hong kong, Singaporethe Republic of Korea and Australiaas well as an expanding customer base throughout the region.

Schroeder said: “Scott has an excellent track record of growing and building and managing successful sales teams in leading capital markets organizations. Given the very different approach to capital markets regulation in APAC, there is a dire need for our services and expertise, and Scott will play a key role in accelerating our expansion.We have already established a solid base in the region and wish to continue to strengthen our sales teams , account management and support to serve an ever-growing customer base.

Leader said, “Eventus is a highly innovative and respected company that partners closely with its customers to make markets safer and help them meet their regulatory and compliance challenges. I look forward to building on this talented team and delivering this comprehensive solution to a diverse region. with such a wide range of unique jurisdictions.”

Leader previously served since 2020 as Executive Director, Large Enterprise for Workday, Inc., a provider of enterprise cloud applications for finance and human resources. Prior to this role, he was Regional Vice President of cloud content management and sharing platform Box, Inc., where he founded and led the sydney office that eventually served the company’s Southeast Asia region in sales, consulting, customer success, marketing and business development.

He has also held senior positions at the Australian Securities Exchange (ASX), NYSE Euronext, Bloomberg LP, SunGard Financial Systems (now FIS), Misys and Pegasystems.

Last year, Eventus won four awards specifically for its work in the APAC region:

  • Regulation Asia Awards for Excellence: Best Solution – Market Abuse and Surveillance
  • WatersTechnology Asia Award for Best Market Monitoring Tool
  • RegTech Insight Award APAC for Best Commercial Monitoring Solution
  • FOW Asia Capital Markets Award for Best New Product – Market Watch

About Eventus

Eventus is a leading global provider of multi-asset class trade monitoring and market risk management solutions. Its powerful, award-winning Validus platform is easy to deploy, customize and operate across the equity, options, futures, foreign exchange (FX), fixed income and digital asset markets. Validus is proven in the most complex, high-volume, real-time environments of tier 1 banks, broker-dealers, futures brokers (FCMs), proprietary trading groups, market centers, purchasing institutions, energy and commodity trading companies, and regulators. The company’s rapidly growing customer base relies on the responsive support and product development teams of Validus and Eventus to overcome its most pressing regulatory challenges. To learn more, visit

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