Edward S. Knight

Edward S. Knight
Executive Vice President, General Counsel & Chief Regulatory Officer NASDAQ

Member of:

Market Oversight Committee

Edward Knight is Executive Vice President, General Counsel and Chief Regulatory Officer of Nasdaq (NASDAQ: NDAQ), the world's largest exchange. Mr. Knight served as the Chief Legal Officer of the National Association of Securities Dealers (NASD, now FINRA) from June 1999 until becoming Nasdaq General Counsel in 2001. In his role as General Counsel, Mr. Knight is responsible for providing legal counsel to senior management and for overseeing the quality of legal services across the global organization. He is also responsible for government relations, listing qualifications, market regulation and the office of economic research. In addition, Mr Knight oversees the Office of Corporate Secretary, which is responsible for all of Nasdaq’s corporate governance activities and maintaining the Corporate Record.