Top 30 Trading Technology People


Institutional Investor, have run a poll, naming the ‘top 30 Trading Technology heads‘.

Understandably top-heavy with exchanges, plus a couple of IDBs and a few trading platform providers.

Below link to bio’s, and

link to story here,

Rank Name Title Company Type
1 Dominique Cerutti Deputy CEO NYSE Euronext Exchange
2 Kevin Kometer CIO CME Exchange
3 Anna Ewing CIO Nasdaq OMX Exchange
4 Edwin Marcial CTO ICE Exchange
5 Michael Blum Head Getco Execution HTF
6 Raymond Tierney CEO Bloomberg Tradebook OTC Markets
7 Gerald O’Connell CIO CBOT Exchange
8 Brian Conroy President Fidelity Capital Markets Asset Manager
9 Chip Carver CIO Markit Vendor
10 Magnus Bocker  CEO Singapore Exchange Exchange
11 Gregory Tusar  Head Electronic Execution Goldman Sachs Bank
12 Chris Isaacson  COO Bats Global Markets Exchange
13 Nigel Faulkner  CIO, Global Equities Credit Suisse Bank
14 Richard Prager Head of Global Trading BlackRock Asset Manager
15 Thomas Peterffy CEO InterActive brokers Online Broker
16 Daniel Friel CIO Int Securities Exchange Exchange
17 Mark Beeston CEO PostTrade Risk, ICAP IDB
18 Jay Spencer  CTO TradeWeb Markets OTC Markets
19 Ben Sylvester Head, US Equity Trading JP Morgan Ass Man Asset Manager
20 Richard McVey CEO MarketAxess OTC Markets
21 Tal Cohen CEO Chi-X Exchange
22 Tony Weeresinghe Head of Global Dev LSE Exchange
23 Jerry Dobner  CTO GFI IDB
24 Michael Liberman COO Blue Mountain Capital Hedge Fund
25 Joshua Walsky CTO Broadway Technology Trading Solutions
26 Jorge Alegria SVP BMV Group Exchange
27 Jaime Jofre CTO Pragma Securities Algo Solutions
28 Scott Ignall CTO Lightspeed Financial Online Broker
29 Saro Jahani  CIO Direct Edge Exchange
30 Tom Sosnoff CEO Tastytrade Financial network

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