New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) has created history with the appointment of the first female leader in its 226-years’ timeline. On Tuesday night, 22nd May, it was announced that Stacey Cunningham would be the next 67th president of the NYSE.
As she succeeds Thomas Farley from his reign, Stacey Cunningham will begin her new position from Friday, 25th May, according to the Wall Street Journal. Starting her career as a floor clerk in 1996, Cunningham is now the first female protagonist to take the role of President. Most recently, she was serving as the NYSE Group’s Chief Operating Officer. Jeff Sprecher, Chairman, and CEO of Intercontinental Exchange said in a press release:
“As our COO, Stacey Cunningham successfully managed our equities, equities derivatives and ETF businesses, distinguishing herself as a customer-focused leader who is respected across our industry,”
He further told:
“More than a half-century after Muriel Siebert became the first woman to own a seat on the NYSE, Stacey represents a new generation of leadership for the NYSE Group.”
But who is Stacey Cunningham? Are you excited to learn about Stacey Cunningham bio? Without further delay, let’s explore Stacey Cunningham wiki facts, boyfriend, husband, career, net worth, and bio.
Stacey Cunningham Bio:
Born in 1974, currently residing in New York City, Stacey Cunningham is the first female to become New York Stock Exchange (NYSE), the 67th president. Her age is 43, but information about her birthplace and family details are missing.
Stacey was born to “Cunningham” family, but the name of her parents hasn’t been disclosed yet. Her father used to work at a brokerage firm and helped her land a job at NYSE.
Education; High School & University
Now, 43-years-old, Stacey Cunningham graduated from Lehigh University with a Bachelor degree of Science in Industrial Engineering in 1996. During her University period, in 1994, Cunningham entered in a summer internship at the NYSE. Two years later, Stacey began working as a trading floor clerk.
Career: From Floor Clerk to President of NYSE
After completion of her education, Stacey Cunningham continued working in NYSE for eight years as a Specialist for the Bank of America. In 2005, she resigned the position of NYSE from frustration and started exploring her interest towards cooking at the Institute of Culinary Education. She began working as a chef at a restaurant.
In 2007, Cunningham began working at the Nasdaq stock exchange as a director of Capital Markets and later on, to the Head of Sales for U.S transaction services. After five years in Nasdaq, she re-joined NYSE as exchange’s chief operating officers from 2015 to 2018.
Since the moment I stepped onto the trading floor, the @NYSE has always held a special place in my heart. I am humbled and honored to have the opportunity to lead this organization. pic.twitter.com/600GP34hZe
— Stacey Cunningham (@stacey_cunning) May 22, 2018
On 22nd May 2018, Cunningham was named the 67th President of the NYSE succeeding Thomas Farley. She became the first female president to be appointed in its 226-years’ of New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) timeline. She will serve at her new position on Friday, 25th May.
Net worth & Salary
Being the president of NYSE, Stacey Cunningham salary has become a topic to wonder about. But for now, Stacey and Intercontinental Exchange haven’t shared any official information regarding her salary and further agreement.
Besides salary, Stacey Cunningham net worth is always speculated by her admirers. After taking the position of president on Friday, 25th May, Stacey Cunningham net worth will undoubtedly arise. But as of 2018, Stacey Cunningham net worth is under review. According to a report, Stacey Cunningham net worth is believed to be in hundreds of thousands of dollars. But in late 2018, her net worth could rise above one million.
Stacey Cunningham Married Life; Who is Her husband?
As Stacey is a 43-years-old President of NYSE, it is common for her followers to speculate about her married life. So, who is Stacey Cunningham husband? Has she been married or is she a divorcee?
Well, nothing is known in regards to Stacey Cunningham married life. Whether Stacey is a married woman or has already divorced her husband, no one knows. She hasn’t divulged a single word about her husband and children. So, Stacey is possibly single and has yet to get married.
If Stacey Cunningham hasn’t married yet, she could be dating someone secretly. Sadly, she even hasn’t put a light on her dating affair and love life.