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Chief Executive Officer, KCG Holdings, Inc.
Director and CEO of KCG since the closing of the business combination between Knight Capital Group, Inc. (“Knight”) and GETCO Holding Company, LLC (“GETCO”) to form KCG on July 1, 2013 (the “Mergers”), Mr. Coleman is responsible for managing day-to-day operations and leading the strategic direction of KCG. Mr. Coleman previously served as the CEO of GETCO and also served as a director on GETCO’s board of directors until the closing of the Mergers. Mr. Coleman has more than 30 years of experience in the trading and financial services industry. Prior to joining GETCO, Mr. Coleman spent 24 years with UBS and its predecessor firms, where he served as Global Head of Equities and was a member of the Investment Bank’s Executive Committee and the Group Managing Board. Mr. Coleman also served on the boards of NASDAQ, the Options Clearing Corporation and the Boston Options Exchange. Mr. Coleman began his career at O’Connor & Associates in Chicago, Illinois, a market making firm focused on equity options. He received a B.A. from Yale University in 1986 and an M.B.A. from the University of Chicago in 1993.
Mr. Coleman’s qualifications to serve on the Board of Directors include his significant experience in the financial services industry, senior leadership roles in global organizations, including CEO of KCG and GETCO and Global Head of Equities at UBS, and his experience as a director of multiple exchanges.