Ellen Greene

Managing Director, Financial Services Operations, SIFMA

Ellen Greene is a Managing Director at SIFMA in the Financial Services Operations Group.  Ellen manages the Consolidated Audit Trail project for SIFMA and is the staff advisor to the Listed Options Trading Committee (in the Equities Division).  Ellen is also the staff liaison for two SIFMA events – the Operations and Technology Conference and the Listed Options Symposium.

Ellen joined SIFMA in August 2012 from Nasdaq, where she was a Vice President in Transaction Services.  At Nasdaq, Ellen was the head of broker dealer sales, with responsibilities for its equity exchanges, Nasdaq, BX and PSX and options exchanges, Phlx and NOM.  Ellen was part of a small team responsible for the launches of two successful new exchanges, NOM in 2008 and PSX in 2010. Prior to managing the sales team, Ellen worked as a Managing Director of Sales and was responsible for managing high profile client relationships, with a goal of driving market share and revenue growth.

Prior to joining NASDAQ, Ellen worked in Corporate Relations at the American Stock Exchange, where she advised issuers on Exchange rules and regulations, and acted as a liaison between the Exchange’s listed companies and the trading floor.  Ellen began her career on the equity syndicate desk in the capital markets division at Merrill Lynch.

Ellen earned her MBA from New York University’s Stern School of Business and her BA from Colby College.