Peter Jessup

Senior Vice President, Nasdaq

Mr. Peter Jessup serves as the Head of Development for Market Technology Systems and Senior Vice President of Global Software Development at Nasdaq, Inc. (Alternative Name: The Nasdaq OMX Group, Inc.). Mr. Jessup leads the software design, development and support functions for many of the Company’s leading trading and clearing solutions, including GENIUM INET Trading and X-stream INET Trading, X-stream CSD and Clearing and Sentinel Post- trade Risk Management, serving a global client base. He has more than 35 years of experience in designing, building and supporting IT systems in the financial services sector. Since joining The Nasdaq OMX Group in 1996, he has held various technology roles, including Product Manager for the X-stream trading platform and as a Technical Architect and System Designer supporting several exchanges and market operations worldwide. Prior to NASDAQ OMX, he spent several years at Tandem Computers as a Securities Industry Expert. He served as Managing Director of Markets Technology Business at Computershare Limited. He also worked with the New Zealand Stock Exchange, where he designed and developed the FASTER system which provided electronic messaging between the Exchange’s Settlement Systems and five different Share Registry Systems to streamline transfers. He has been a Director of Capital Markets CRC Limited since June 28, 2016.