Heike Eckert has over 15 years of experience in the financial industry. She has been Head of Clearing Business Development at Eurex Clearing since May 2010 where she was responsible for the development of new clearing services for derivatives, securities and repo products. Since joining Deutsche Börse Group in June 1995, Eckert has held a number of different leadership and project management positions at Deutsche Börse Group and Eurex. From January 2007 until September 2009 she was responsible for the management of Eurex’s business in the U.S.
Eckert holds a degree in Economics from Christian Albrecht Universität in Kiel with a major in Econometrics and also attended the Université de Sciences Sociales Toulouse and the Universität Passau for Business Administration.