Garry Jones was promoted to group EVP & head of global derivatives at NYSE Liffe, replacing Hugh Freedberg, who was promoted to chairman. Previously, Jones was executive director of business development and strategy. Jones hopes to utilize his background in trading and management within investment banks to leverage the company's listed derivatives business and to become even more client focused. Meanwhile, Ronald Kent was named EVP, head of international listings for Europe, the Middle East, Africa and Asia at NYSE Euronext. Previously, Kent was at Goldman Sachs.