Chief Industry & Government Affairs Officer, London Stock Exchange Group
Sherry Madera joined Refinitiv as the Chief Industry and Government Affairs Officer in March 2019 from City of London where she was Economic Ambassador to Asia and Special Advisor. After the merger of Refinitiv and London Stock Exchange Group, Sherry now leads a team across all the LSEG divisions including Capital Markets, Post Trade and Data & Analytics.
Sherry is a unique combination of ex-investment banker and ex-diplomat. Previously, as Minister-Counsellor at the British Embassy in Beijing, Sherry was responsible for promoting trade and investment between the UK and China. She has focused on Financial and Professional Services and Technology, as key industries of international growth. She played a leading role in the regular UK-China and UK-India Economic and Financial Dialogues, and Prime Ministerial Summits, and helped develop policy objectives as well as inward and outward investment opportunities between the UK and Asia.
Sherry holds various leadership roles including a position as a Non-Executive Director/Council member at the University of Nottingham, Advisory Board member of Hong Kong Cyberport, Chair of International at IBDE (International Business & Diplomatic Exchange), and is the Chair of the Future of Sustainable Data Alliance.