Virtu FinancialInc. said April 11 that it has appointed Christopher Quick and MichaelViola to its board, effective immediately.
Quick has more than 30 years of experience in the securitiesand financial services industries. He is the former CEO of Banc of America Specialist Inc., a wholly owned subsidiaryof Bank of America Corp.He is also a past vice chairman of global wealth and investment management withBank of America, and a former board member of NYSE and KCG Holdings Inc.
Viola previously served as a senior trader at Virtu, focusedon foreign exchange products and global commodities. He currently serves as thepresident of the Viola family's private investment office.
The appointments fill vacancies resulting from the of Michael Bingle andJoseph Osnoss, each of whom is a managing director of Silver Lake Partners. Bingle and Osnoss each resigned fromthe board in connection with Silver Lake Partners' disposition of its investmentin Virtu.