Nicky Newton-King is the CEO of the Johannesburg Stock Exchange where she has been an executive for over 20 years.
Nicky holds a BA LLB from the University of Stellenbosch and an LLM degree from the University of Cambridge, becoming a partner at law firm Webber Wentzel prior to joining the JSE.
Nicky was a World Economic Forum Global Leader of Tomorrow in 2003 and, in the same year, South Africa’s Businesswoman of the Year. In 2006, she spent five months at Yale University as a Young Global Leader. Nicky serves on the Board of the World Federation of Exchanges.