"Nasdaq is a dynamic company and we have continued to make significant investments in our business to better serve our global customer base," said
"I am excited to have the opportunity to join Nasdaq at a time where the company has positioned itself for continued growth globally," said Mr. Ptasznik. "I look forward to enabling its further success as a client-centric innovator and financial technology leader by serving the company's customers, employees and shareholders."
Mr. Ptasznik joins Nasdaq from TMX Group Limited where he served as Chief Financial Officer since 2002. Prior to his appointment as CFO, he held senior positions including Vice President, Finance & Administration and Director, Financial Planning & Analysis. During his tenure, Mr. Ptasznik was responsible for providing strategic and financial leadership through significant corporate and funding transactions, including the firm's successful 2002 IPO, the transformational merger with the Montreal Exchange, and the
To help ensure a smooth transition,
Mr. Ptasznik graduated with honors from
Nasdaq (Nasdaq:NDAQ) is a leading provider of trading, clearing, exchange technology, listing, information and public company services across six continents. Through its diverse portfolio of solutions, Nasdaq enables customers to plan, optimize and execute their business vision with confidence, using proven technologies that provide transparency and insight for navigating today's global capital markets. As the creator of the world's first electronic stock market, its technology powers more than 70 marketplaces in 50 countries, and 1 in 10 of the world's securities transactions. Nasdaq is home to 3,700 listed companies with a market value of
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