About Markets Media
Markets Media is all about institutional trading and investing, where the buy side meets the sell side. Through conferences in New York, Chicago, Toronto and London, and a digital editorial platform, we cover the market ecosystem spanning institutional asset owners, investment managers, sell-side banks, proprietary traders, exchanges, alternative trading systems, regulators, and software and technology providers.
Mohan Virdee (Chief Executive and Founding Partner) has more than two decades’ experience in the financial publishing industry. Mohan spent four years at Euromoney Institutional Investor as associate publisher and publisher, before joining Financial News in 2000. In 2001, he opened the New York office for Financial News and as President of efinancialnews Inc., was the driving force in establishing Financial News Group’s U.S. business. He also launched the forums division and served as Online Business Development Manager of award-winning Financial News site amid its transition to a paid business model. As part of the Management Committee, Mohan played a key role in the sale and post-sale integration of Financial News to the Dow Jones Group of Companies. In December 2007, Mohan Founded Markets Media.
David Griffiths (Managing Director) joined Financial News Group in 2000 and played a key role in the expansion of Financial News. During his seven years at Financial News, David split his time between London and New York, ultimately settling in the U.S. to serve as Head of Sales for the organization’s rapidly growing North American news and conference business. David joined Markets Media in 2008 and heads sales and operations.
Terry Flanagan, CFA (Managing Editor) joined Markets Media in 2010. Previously, Terry spent five years as an analyst at FridsonVision LLC, an independent research firm focusing on high yield bonds, and more than eight years as a reporter and editor at Bloomberg News, where he covered energy companies and U.S. corporate bonds.
Matt Simon (Head of Strategy) joined Markets Media Group in 2018. Matt joined MMG from TABB Group, where he was Head of Consulting and Advisory Services. Previously in his 12-year tenure at TABB, he was Senior Research Analyst focused on equities and equity derivatives. His career also includes five years as an investment liaison at T. Rowe Price.