Joe Mecane is an Executive Vice President and Head of US Equities, NYSE, a wholly-owned subsidiary of IntercontinentalExchange Group, Inc. (NYSE: ICE). In this role, he oversees strategy, business development, market structure and operations for the NYSE’s US equities platforms and ventures including the New York Stock Exchange, NYSE Arca and NYSE MKT, as well as the options platforms NYSE Arca Options and NYSE Amex Options. He is involved in many industry-wide market structure initiatives, has spearheaded several key market projects and speaks actively on market structure. Mr. Mecane has been with NYSE since 2008. Prior to joining NYSE, he was a Managing Director in the Equities division of the UBS Investment bank and served in various positions at Charles Schwab & Co., Knight Securities and PriceWaterhouseCoopers LLC.
Mr. Mecane is a member of the Security Traders Association of New York, the National Organization of Investment Professionals (NOIP) and the Wall Street Committee of the St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital. He also serves as secretary for the Fallen Heroes Fund. His past industry activities have included serving as a Governor of the Security Traders Association and on the Trading Issues Committees of the Securities Industry and Financial Markets Association. He earned his MBA with honors from The Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania. He has been a member of the Museum's Board of Trustees since 2014.