Shawn Matthews

Chief Executive Officer, Cantor Fitzgerald & Co.

Shawn Matthews is Chief Executive Officer of Cantor Fitzgerald & Co. He has played a significant role in the substantial growth of the business and in early 2009 assumed overall executive responsibility for the firm's Debt Capital Markets, Equity Capital Markets, and Investment Banking businesses. Cantor Fitzgerald & Co. is a full service fixed income broker dealer and one of a select number of financial firms authorized to trade U.S. government securities with the Federal Reserve Bank in New York.  With a significant presence in mortgage, high grade corporate, agency, treasury, repo and asset backed securities trading, the firm is a global leader in institutional equity and fixed income sales and trading.

Mr. Matthews has spent the last 20 years in a senior management role having run desks and departments at several firms. He has also been the Managing Member of a broker dealer, West Side Capital as well as the Managing Partner of hedge fund, Alchemist Capital Management .

Mr. Matthews holds a B.S. in Finance from Fairfield University and was awarded an M.B.A. from Hofstra University. He is also a member of SIFMA's Board of Directors.

Cantor Fitzgerald, L.P. is the parent company of Cantor Fitzgerald & Co.

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