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 Fitzgerald’s over 10,000 employees serve clients in over 100 offices in 25 countries, including major financial centers around the world in the Americas, Europe, Asia/Pacific, and the Middle East.

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
Howard W. Lutnick
Chairman and Chief Executive Officer
Anshu Jain
Anshu Jain
President
Shawn Matthews
Shawn Matthews
Chief Executive Officer, Cantor Fitzgerald & Co.
Stephen Merkel
Stephen Merkel
Executive Managing Director, General Counsel, Secretary and Director
Steven Bisgay
Steven Bisgay
Executive Managing Director, Chief Financial Officer
Lori Pennay
Lori Pennay
Senior Managing Director, Global Head of Human Resources and Partnership
Sage Kelly
Sage Kelly
Senior Managing Director, Global Head of Investment Banking
Henrique De Castro
Henrique De Castro
Advisor
Anthony Orso
Anthony Orso
Executive Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer of CCRE
Noel J. Kimmel
Noel J. Kimmel
Senior Managing Director, Global Head of Prime Services
Karen Laureano-Rikardsen
Karen Laureano-Rikardsen
Chief Marketing Officer and Chief Communications Officer
Michael Lehrman
Michael Lehrman
Co-Chief Executive Officer and Co-Founder, CCRE
Paul M. Pion
Paul M. Pion
U.S. Chief Administrative Officer and Senior Managing Director
Thomas Anzalone
Thomas Anzalone
Senior Managing Director, Director of Global Operations
CONTACT US
New York
110 East 59th Street
New York, New York 10022
United States
Tel: +1 212-938-5000