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MarketsWiki Editor [[Jessica Titlebaum]] interviews [[Tom Wittman]], President of [[NASDAQ OMX]], at [[FIA Expo 2010]]. Published November 10, 2010.

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Thomas A. Wittman
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Occupation Senior Vice President of NASDAQ OMX and Head of US Equities
Employer [[NASDAQ OMX PHLX]]
Location New York/Philadelphia
Website www.nasdaqomx.com



[[Category:NASDAQ OMX PHLX - Current Employees]] [[Category:NASDAQ OMX PHLX]]


Thomas A. Wittman is senior vice president of NASDAQ OMX and head of U.S. equities, which is part of NASDAQ OMX Group’s U.S. Transaction Services business. He stepped into this role in June 2013, after serving for five years as head of U.S. options.[1]

As head of U.S. equities, Wittman manages all of NASDAQ OMX Group's products and pricing for U.S. equities and derivatives. He reports to Eric Noll, head of the company's transaction services in the U.S. and U.K.[2]

Background

Wittman became president of NASDAQ OMX PHLX in July of 2008 when the NASDAQ OMX Group took over the Philadelphia Stock Exchange.[3] In this role, he managed the NASDAQ OMX PHLX operation and oversaw the day to day responsibilities for both PHLX and NOM markets.

Wittman was formerly Senior Vice President of The Philadelphia Stock Exchange (PHLX) responsible for managing the development of software and services for the exchange. In this capacity he supported the electronic equity trading business, equity options business, PBOT futures business and the surveillance and back office systems that support those businesses. He was responsible for leading a team in transitioning the PHLX options business from a floor based specialist system to an electronic/hybrid system.

JLN Options Newsletter Interview

Wittman spoke with JLN Options editor Sarah Rudolph about Nasdaq OMX’s growth strategies, new products, and the Qualified Contingent Cross. Published April 20, 2011. Read the interview.

MarketsWiki Interview at FIA EXPO 2010

MarketsWiki Editor Jessica Titlebaum interviews Tom Wittman, President of NASDAQ OMX, at FIA Expo 2010. Published November 10, 2010.

Education

Wittman received a Bachelor of Science degree in Computer Science from Slippery Rock University of Pennsylvania. [4]

References

  1. Nasdaq appoints Tom Wittman to head its U.S. stock market. Fox Business.
  2. Nasdaq appoints Tom Wittman to head its U.S. stock market. Reuters, via Yahoo! News.
  3. The Philly Stock Exchange and the Death of America’s Cities. The Wall Street Journal.
  4. panelists. Options Industry Conference 2011.