Executive Vice President And Chief Information Officer
Anna Ewing is Executive Vice President and Chief Information Officer of The NASDAQ OMX Group Inc. (NASDAQ: NDAQ), the world's largest exchange.
At $13.6 trillion, it was ranked the largest single pool of liquidity in the world in 2009 based on value traded on its markets.
has over 25 years experience in delivering client-focused technology in the financial services industry.
role at NASDAQ OMX
is responsible for Global Technology services and the Market Technology business unit, which provides commercial technology solutions to over 70 exchanges and markets around the world.
Integral to Ms. Ewing's role is overseeing the exchange's technology roadmap.
Since assuming her position, Ms. Ewing has been the technology architect for NASDAQ OMX's transformation from a single U.S. cash equities market to an exchange company with 22 markets around the globe, covering all major asset classes.
In addition to the OMX
merger, Ms. Ewing
team have re-platformed company acquisitions including BX
, formerly the Boston Exchange and NASDAQ OMX PHLX
and have successfully rolled out the INET trading system in all NASDAQ OMX equity markets across the world.
The Technology team at NASDAQ OMX
has supported the launch of dozens of new products across all of the company's business units.
All this was accomplished while providing 99.99+% uptime for its markets, which experienced record volumes during the financial crisis.
Most recently, Ms. Ewing oversaw the acquisition of SMARTS, the world leading provider of market surveillance technology for exchange, regulator, and broker markets worldwide.
Anna's accomplishments at NASDAQ OMX
have awarded her
with multiple recognitions as a tech innovator and driver of company and industry growth.
Most recently, Anna
ranked seventh on Institutional Investor's Profile Index of the 2010 Tech 40: The Financial Technology Sector's Top 40 Stars.
Prior to joining NASDAQ, Anna was with CIBC World Markets in New York and Toronto, where she served as Managing Director of Global Applications Services and as a founding member of CIBC.com.
Before that, Ms. Ewing served as Vice President at Merrill Lynch, where she held various leadership positions within Technology.
She is a graduate of Schulich School of Business at York University in Toronto. .