The Leadership Team
The marketplace changes at a rapid pace and we strive to remain competitive, adapt to change and catalyst innovation for the future. As part of this continued effort, we have created a new management team supporting our technology businesses.
Ann Neidenbach is Global Head of LSEG Technology and Chief Information Officer, Capital Markets for London Stock Exchange Group.
As LSEG Technology’s Group Head, Ann is responsible for the Technology Products & Services business which delivers robust, scalable, high-performance technology including broker, exchange, market data, risk management, surveillance, clearing and settlement products to over 40 organisations and exchanges, including the Group’s own markets. In addition to heading LSEG Technology, Ann is also responsible for technology across the Group’s Capital Markets businesses which include London Stock Exchange plc and Turquoise.
With over 25 years of industry expertise, Ann brings a wealth of experience to LSEG’s technology businesses. Previously, Ann was Managing Director and Chief Information Officer at Cowen Inc. where she was responsible for providing strategic direction and driving technological innovation across all its businesses. She also led the firm’s software development, information services, and technical infrastructure. Prior to Cowen, Ann has held a variety of senior technology roles at BNY Convergex, Nasdaq, and Citi. She was part of the executive team and CIO at BNY Convergex. Earlier at Nasdaq, she served as Senior Vice President of Market Systems, where she led a team of expert architects and engineers developing electronic trading, clearing, market data, and index solutions. She also served as Senior Vice President of Market Technology, responsible for delivering trading and clearing solutions to over 90 exchanges globally, and as the COO/CIO of Nasdaq Europe.
Ann has also held senior positions at Citibank; as Managing Director of Electronic Trading Technology, where she was responsible for overseeing the technology for equity and options electronic execution, algorithmic trading and electronic market making, and as Chief Operating Officer for Lava Trading.
Feroz joined LSEG Technology in 2002, and has worked in various roles including VP Product Management, Head of Smart Order Routing and Market Data Systems line of business, SVP Trading Systems, and Head of Product Strategy and Professional Services prior to his current role as the Co-head of LSEG Technology Sri Lanka. In addition to his current role, Feroz also heads Project Delivery and Product Management.
Feroz has led teams on a number of successful projects including the Toronto Stock Exchange, Hong Kong Stock Exchange, and Peruvian Stock Exchange (BVL), Argentina Stock Exchange (CVSA), Aequitas NEO, National Commodity Derivatives Exchange of India (NCDEX) and the Casablanca Stock Exchange.
Feroz is an Attorney-at-Law of the Supreme Court of Sri Lanka, and is a qualified management accountant, with a professional qualification from the Chartered Institute of Management Accountants (UK).
In his role as Head of Delivery and Co-Head of LSEG Technology Sri Lanka, Rob is responsible for ensuring critical software development milestones are met consistently.
Rob brings a wealth of over 30 years’ industry experience and an excellent track record in delivering strategic technology solutions for the securities industry. Rob joined LSEG from Nasdaq, where he was responsible for the implementation of several new Trading Platforms and delivered various other key technology initiatives for both Nasdaq’s internal use as well as for their Market Technology customers. He has also served as CTO at Nasdaq Europe and CIO at Equiduct.