Head of IPO Execution, NASDAQ
At Nasdaq, Jay Heller is senior member of the Equity Capital Markets team and also heads the IPO Execution Team. With over 20 years’ experience in the financial markets arena, Jay was tasked by senior management to lead a team in analyzing and enhancing the process in which Initial Public Offerings are opened on the Nasdaq Stock Markets. Over the last several years, Nasdaq has introduced several innovative tools, which provides greater transparency into the process and the exchange is proud to be home of the Modern Day IPO. Prior to joining the Nasdaq in 2008, Jay was the Managing Director of Institutional Trading and Sales at American Capital Partners. There he managed the Institutional Trading and Sales Desk while working with various hedge funds and financial institutions. Jay also has worked as a market marker at Pershing Capital Markets and NDB Capital Markets, a subsidiary of Deutsche Bank.