IntercontinentalExchange (ICE) has announced that Brad Vannan has been appointed president and chief operating officer of ICE Futures Canada, formerly the Winnipeg Commodity Exchange.
He succeeds Will Hill, who recently stepped down.
Vannan is a 23-year veteran with experience in the global agricultural markets. He most recently held the position of vice-president at Agricore United, where he had responsibility for four major divisions including grain merchandising, transportation and logistics, specialty crops and pulse operations, and grain accounting. He also previously served on the board of governors of the Winnipeg Commodity Exchange.
Vannan will join ICE on April 14 and will assume his new role as President and COO effective April 30.