Global Head of Strategic Partnerships - Global Information Services @ Nasdaq
Oliver Albers leads Nasdaq’s sales and account management teams for the firm’s Information Services business line. Encompassing core data products, index creation and ETF partnerships, Nasdaq Dorsey Wright, and Nasdaq’s machine intelligence initiatives, he is responsible for bringing to market next generation solutions that touch every type of capital market participant—from retail investors looking for real-time information, to startups searching for accurate and cost-effective data, wealth managers building and protecting portfolios with smarter tools, and large broker-dealers and asset management firms advancing their trading strategies and infrastructures.
With two decades of experience at Nasdaq, Albers is a seasoned business development leader and key driver of new initiatives—bolstered by his previous work in marketing, research, and product development. He continues to be an instrumental driver in the launch of numerous industry-shifting milestones including the Nasdaq Closing Cross, Net Order Imbalance Information, Nasdaq Basic (saving participants, globally, $202mm+), Nasdaq Last Sale (transforming online distribution of stock prices), Trading Insights, and the Analytics Hub (a spearhead for Nasdaq’s new machine intelligence engines).
For Albers, his greatest responsibility is listening to clients and partners, so that he can shape Nasdaq’s products and services to help them achieve their goals.
He received his BS in Marketing and International Business from Ohio University and his MBA from The George Washington University.