Fredrik Ekström oversees the European derivatives clearing house based in Stockholm for NASDAQ OMX Clearing. Previously, he served as Chief Risk Officer. Prior to joining NASDAQ OMX in 2010, Ekström served as Head of Risk Management at Neonet Securities, a Swedish brokerage firm. In the early 2000s, he held several positions in the OM Group, in the areas of Clearing and Fixed Income. He holds a Master in Economics from the University of Uppsala in Sweden.