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Rob Laible

Global Head of Equity Strategy

As Global Head of Equity Strategy, Rob is responsible for the strategy and priorities for Liquidnet’s entire global suite of equities products and services—including block crossing, Liquidnet’s Next Gen Algo suite, analytics, sell side broker flow, outsourcing, CMS and future offerings—for our Members.

Rob joined Liquidnet in July 2014 as Global Head of Liquidnet’s Execution & Quantitative Services (EQS). In this role, Rob was responsible for leading and driving the marketing, sales, execution, and servicing of Liquidnet’s algorithmic trading services, execution desks and analytics as well as management of its liquidity partner relationships.

Rob brings more than 20 years of highly-relevant and varied experience. He relocated back to the US from Hong Kong where he was Head of Program Trading and Electronic Execution for Asia at Macquarie Securities. He joined Macquarie from Nomura where he was Head of Electronic Trading Sales Globally, Program Trading Sales for APAC, and Cash Sales Trading for AEJ.  Prior to that, he was Head of Lehman Brothers’ Prime Services Origination & Electronic Trading in Asia. Before that, Rob spent more than a decade at ITG, helping to build the agency broker and technology firm through developing its advanced trading technologies.