Nasdaq CEO: We need more female leaders in the financial industry
Publication Date: May 21, 2018

In a recent interview with CNN's Poppy Harlow, Adena Friedman, CEO of Nasdaq, discussed the importance of getting more women involved in the finance and tech industries. In that regard, Nasdaq recently signed the Parity Pledge, a commitment to interview at least one qualified woman for every senior executive role. Friedman's plan to reinvent Nasdaq as a technology company involves "more diversity of thought" and "more diversity of views" and the continuation of bringing great people into the industry.