12.03.2020
By Markets Media

2020 Women in Finance Award Winners Announced

Congratulations to the winners!

Click here for a replay of the awards broadcast.

Click here for the Rising Stars Awards.

EXCELLENCE IN FINTECH

Margo Smith Mumma, Co-Head Sales, Dealerweb – Tradeweb

EXCELLENCE IN FINTECH

Sashi Dias Valtz, Global Head of Client Strategy, Symphony

EXCELLENCE IN LEADERSHIP

Radhika Venkatraman, Managing Director and Head of Data and Technology for the Investment Bank, Risk and Compliance and Credit Suisse Holdings (USA) Inc., Credit Suisse

CRYSTAL LADDER

Sylvia Yeh, Co-Head of Municipal Fixed Income, Goldman Sachs Asset Management

TRAILBLAZER

Lynn Bishop, Managing Director & Chief Information Officer, The Depository Trust & Clearing Corporation

INDIVIDUAL ACHIEVEMENT

Mariam Osman, Director, Head of Global Investment Operations Services (GIOS), BlackRock

EXCELLENCE IN COUNSEL

Beverly Prewitt, Director – Senior Counsel, Societe Generale

EXCELLENCE IN LEADERSHIP | HEDGE FUNDS 

Tracy Caliendo, Managing Director, Bank of America

EXCELLENCE IN COMPLIANCE

Marjan Quadir, NAM Head of Markets and Securities Services Compliance, Citi

EXCELLENCE IN MARKETING & COMMUNICATIONS

Allison Scott, Head of External Communications, New York Life Investment Management

EXCELLENCE IN MARKETING & COMMUNICATIONS

Amy Leith, Senior Vice President, Bank of America

EXCELLENCE IN MARKETING & COMMUNICATIONS

Liza Horowitz, Head, Marketing and Communications, Beacon Platform

EXCELLENCE IN MARKETING & COMMUNICATIONS

Mitra Roknabadi, Vice President: Global Head of Marketing, OpenFin

EXCELLENCE IN ETFs

Kelly Brennan, Head of ETF, Citadel Securities

 EXCELLENCE IN MARKET STRUCTURE

Kim Russell, VP, Market Structure Specialist, State Street Global Advisors

EXCELLENCE IN DATA

Maurisa Baumann, Global Head of Desktop Sales, ICE Data Services

EXCELLENCE IN TRADING

Kamila Almeida, Director, Citi

EXCELLENCE IN TRADING PLATFORM

Akshata Puri, US Head of ATS Venues, Virtu Financial

EXCELLENCE IN HUMAN RESOURCES

Liz Ceisler, Deputy Chief Human Resources Officer, Mizuho Americas

EXCELLENCE IN CORPORATE CULTURE STRATEGY

Sophia Wajnert, Managing Director, Head of Credit Suisse Raleigh, Global Investment Banking Culture, Credit Suisse

EXCELLENCE IN TALENT ACQUISITION

Melinda Urban, Head of FICC Business Development and Enterprise Recruiting, Citadel

EXECELLENCE IN ASSET MANAGEMENT

Erin Browne, Managing Director, Asset Allocation Portfolio Manager, PIMCO

EXCELLENCE IN FIXED INCOME

Frances Lewis, Senior Managing Director, Portfolio Manager, MacKay Shields Municipal Managers

EXCELLENCE IN BANKING

Bernadette Murphy, Managing Director, Media & Telecom, Investment & Corporate Banking, Mizuho Americas

CEO OF THE YEAR

Cheryl Nash, Chief Executive Officer, Tegra118

LIFETIME ACHIEVEMENT

Lucille Protas, Chief Operating Officer, MacKay Shields

POSITIVE IMPACT

Nancy Reyda, Chief Operating Officer, Global Operations and Technology, BNY Mellon

Related articles

  1. Rising Star cites a boss for his support and commitment to the empowerment of women in the workplace.

  2. Crystal Ladder Award winner says momentum behind diversity, inclusion and equality makes it a good time to be a woman in finance.

  3. Excellence in Trading Platforms Award winner's advice: be better than you were yesterday.

  4. Individual Achievement Award winner cites authenticity and openness as key factors behind her career success.

  5. Excellence in Fintech winner credits her late husband, Nicholas Valtz, for his positive influence on her career.