The President's Leadership Council

Brian Nigito


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Brian Nigito is senior technologist at Jane Street. In this role, Brian has worked on all aspects of trading systems and currently runs a group focused on low latency systems.

Brian is a 20 year veteran of the financial services industry. He has held a wide variety of high level positions including Chief Software Architect at the Island ECN, Chief Technology Officer at Inet ATS, Inc. and Director of High Frequency Trading at Citadel. He was also responsible for building and creating the trading systems used at Instinet Inc. and Chi-X Europe Ltd. At GETCO, he led and managed the firm’s New York operations in which he was instrumental in growing the firm’s involvement in US Equities options.

Brian received a BS from Stevens Institute of Technology. He has served on NASDAQ’s Quality of Markets Committee, NYSE’s Electronic Traders Advisory Committee, CBOE’s Equity Advisory Committee, and as a board member of the Member’s Exchange.