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Directorate Change

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London Stock Exchange Group PLC
24 January 2023


24 January 2023


London Stock Exchange Group plc


Strategic Partnership with Microsoft - Directorate Change


London Stock Exchange Group plc ("LSEG") today announces that, further to its announcement of 12 December 2022 with respect to its 10-year strategic partnership with Microsoft Corporation ("Microsoft"), Scott Guthrie has been appointed as a Non-Executive Director of the Board of LSEG with effect from 1 February 2023. Scott will also join the Nomination Committee.  The information in this paragraph is provided in accordance with the notification requirement of LR.9.6.12R of the FCA's Listing Rules.

Don Robert, Chair, LSEG, said:

"I am delighted to welcome Scott to the Board. Scott's long-standing career at Microsoft, including running the Microsoft Cloud and AI Group business, and deep technology expertise will provide a distinct perspective to the Group as we continue to deliver on our ambition to become the leading global financial markets infrastructure and data business."

Scott is currently Microsoft's Executive Vice President, Cloud and AI Group, and has previously held a number of senior roles at Microsoft.


Scott Guthrie


Executive Career Summary


1997 - present

Microsoft Corporation


2014 - present

Executive Vice President, Cloud + AI Group


2011 - 2014   


Corporate Vice President, Microsoft Azure


2008 - 2011   

Corporate Vice President, Developer Division


1997 - 2008   

General Manager, Developer Division




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