Alexander Höptner

Alexander Höptner

CEO, Börse Stuttgart

Alexander Höptner was part of the Top50 Management Circle of Deutsche Börse Group and was a member of the management bodies of both the cash market and the IT department. As Executive Vice President of Deutsche Börse AG for many years, his responsibilities included global member operations in the cash, derivatives and clearing markets, securities listing and admission, IT development and operations for all Group clients, worldwide sales of the marketplace infrastructure, the Capital Markets Academy training program and the global primary market. 

After leaving Deutsche Börse AG in 2015, he set up a global marketplace for trading virtual goods in two start-ups and won the Gartner Cool Vendor 2016 Award for its innovation.

Since January 2017 he has been Managing Director of Boerse Stuttgart GmbH and authorized signatory of Euwax Aktiengesellschaft, responsible for IT development and operations, data management, marketing, corporate communications, sales, strategy, digitization and new technologies.   

Since January 2018, he has held overall responsibility as Chairman of the Board of Management of Börse Stuttgart GmbH and CEO of Euwax AG.