Building trading businesses from the ground up has been a hallmark of Vincent van Pelt's career. His most recent move was to Standard Chartered to take up the newly created position of managing director and global head of equity derivatives and commodities, tasked with growing both divisions.
"I really enjoy the challenges that go along with building businesses," he says. His first taste of it was at Bankers Trust, where he worked between 1987 and 1994. After holding sales and trading positions