Nicholas Smith


  • HFA Regional Director At Large


  • VP Sales, Eurex

Nick is Vice President of Sales for Eurex, Europe’s leading derivatives exchange, here in the United States. Nick splits his time between Miami and New York and works with funds across the US on their end client participation on the European listed derivatives market.

Nick hails from Yorkshire, England and graduated from Aston Business School in Birmingham, England with Economics first class honors. After moving to Old Smoke (London) he joined Deutsche Boerse Group as an analyst on the CEO-sponsored Global Relationship Management team, latterly managing the Eurex fixed income sales team operations.

While working in London, Nick was an active Royal Navy Reservist where he was deployed at sea, including the English Channel, Bay of Biscay, Irish Sea, Baltic Sea and Gibraltar. Nick also led his college unit of 50 sailors through military rifle, seamanship and navigation training.

Nick relocated to Florida in 2019 and joined technology giant FIS. In 2023, Nick became an American citizen and rejoined Eurex as VP Sales.

Nick enjoys golf, walks with his Havanese dog, boat days, and more golf.