About Us

Cantor Fitzgerald, formed in 1945 as an investment bank and brokerage business, became known for its innovation in computer-based bond brokerage, the quality and success of its institutional distribution business model, and as the market’s premier dealer of government securities.

Since that time, Cantor has continued to set the pace in innovation to become a premier global financial services firm. Today, Cantor is a preeminent capital markets investment bank, recognized for its strengths in the equity and fixed income capital markets, its global distribution model, and for its expanding presence as the leading independent middle market investment bank serving the marketplace with investment banking services, prime brokerage, and commercial real estate financing.

Capitalizing on the firm’s financial acumen and technology prowess, Cantor’s portfolio of businesses also includes CCRE, Prime Brokerage, Cantor Index, Cantor Insurance Group, and other businesses and ventures.

For 65 years, Cantor consistently fueled the growth of original ideas, pioneered new markets and provided superior service to clients. Cantor operates trading desks in every major financial center in the world, with offices in over 30 locations around the world and approximately 1,600 employees.

As one of the few remaining private partnerships on Wall Street, Cantor has the distinct ability to focus on long-term value creation and solid relationship building. Our structure allows us to respond quickly to client needs, develop solutions that address complex challenges, avoid the limitations of bureaucracy and attract talented individuals who are driven to succeed.  

Our Management

Cantor Fitzgerald's management comprises an experienced group of executives who are focused on servicing our clients and continue to keep us at the forefront of the global financial arena. Meet the leadership behind Cantor Fitzgerald's success.

Howard W. Lutnick | Cantor Fitzgerald | Chairman & CEO
Howard W. Lutnick | Cantor Fitzgerald | Chairman & CEO
Chairman and Chief Executive Officer
Stuart Fraser
Stuart Fraser
Vice Chairman
Shawn Matthews
Shawn Matthews
Chief Executive Officer, Cantor Fitzgerald & Co.
Stephen Merkel
Stephen Merkel
Executive Managing Director, General Counsel, Secretary and Director
Douglas R. Barnard
Douglas R. Barnard
Chief Financial Officer
Michael Lehrman
Michael Lehrman
Executive Managing Director and Co-Chief Executive Officer of CCRE
Anthony Orso
Anthony Orso
Executive Managing Director and Co-Chief Executive Officer of CCRE
Noel J. Kimmel
Noel J. Kimmel
Senior Managing Director, Global Head of Prime Services
Paul M. Pion
Paul M. Pion
U.S. Chief Administrative Officer and Senior Managing Director
Lori Pennay
Lori Pennay
Senior Managing Director, Global Head of Human Resources and Partnership
Thomas Anzalone
Thomas Anzalone
Senior Managing Director, Director of Global Operations
Laurence Rose
Laurence Rose
Senior Managing Director
CONTACT US
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New York, New York 10022
United States
Tel: +1 212-938-5000