Jamie Farmer is managing director for S&P Dow Jones Indices, a McGraw Hill Financial brand. He is responsible for leading the Index Investment Strategy, Index Data Services and Communications teams.
Before joining S&P Dow Jones Indices, he was executive director of Dow Jones Indexes and head of global business development and communications. He was also responsible for DJI’s relationships with global securities and derivatives exchanges.
Before he joined Dow Jones Indexes, Farmer was a senior associate of strategic relationships at Susquehanna International Group, LLP, a global institutional sales, research and market-making firm based in Bala Cynwyd, Pa., from 1999-2006. He focused on the development of new products such as cash-settled index options and exchange-traded funds. He also managed various marketing, equity research and business development activities.
He began his career in 1991 as vice president of marketing at the Philadelphia Stock Exchange (PHLX), where he was responsible for promotion and sales of PHLX’s sector indices, index-linked products and the exchange’s other trading products and services.
Farmer holds a bachelor’s degree in marketing from Drexel University in Philadelphia.
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