Resnick brings more than 20 years’ experience working with high-growth companies in financial services
New York – August 30, 2021 – IEX Group today announced the appointment of Craig Resnick as Chief Financial Officer. In this role, Resnick will lead all financial functions for IEX, including accounting, audit, tax, treasury, corporate finance and investor relations.
Craig was elevated to the role of CFO after serving two years as the head of IEX’s finance and accounting team. He has more than 20 years’ experience working with high-growth companies in financial services and has deep expertise in accounting, auditing, budgeting and capital markets transactions.
As CFO, Resnick joins IEX’s leadership team and will report to the Chief Executive Officer and Co-Founder of IEX, Brad Katsuyama. He succeeds Sara Furber, who served as CFO of IEX since 2018.
“We are thrilled to elevate Craig Resnick to the role as Chief Financial Officer for IEX,” said IEX Co-Founder and CEO Brad Katsuyama. “Since Craig joined us in 2019 as Head of Finance, he has displayed a deep commitment to IEX and its mission, has built a world-class team, and has proven to be an exceptional leader. We are also excited for Sara to take the next step in her career and wish her much success in her new role. IEX is a stronger company because of her contributions.”
Craig joined IEX from Gerson Lehrman Group (GLG), where he was Senior Vice President of Finance and Treasurer, responsible for all global financial planning and accounting functions. At GLG he led several capital restructuring transactions and helped the company secure new private equity investment, which provided significant liquidity to shareholders. Prior to GLG, Craig was Assistant Controller for Liquidnet, where he gained a deep understanding of finance and accounting principles for capital markets firms. He has also held senior financial advisory roles at Aon Consulting and Kroll Associates where he focused on forensic accounting and litigation consulting. Craig began his career at Ernst & Young as an auditor in their Technology, Communications and Entertainment division.
“IEX is an exceptional team on a mission to reimagine how markets can work for all investors and, more broadly, how financial technology can accelerate economic growth in a responsible and equitable way. I’m honored to play a larger role helping IEX grow as CFO,” said Craig Resnick of his appointment to CFO of IEX.
Craig is a published author and licensed CPA in the State of New York. He earned his Bachelor of Business Administration and Master of Accounting degrees from the University of Michigan. Craig resides in New York with his family and serves on the Board of Directors for the Pelham Community Rowing Association, a non-profit 501(c)3 organization located in Pelham, New York.
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ABOUT IEX GROUP
IEX Group (IEX) is a financial technology company that operates the Investors’ Exchange LLC (IEX Exchange), a U.S. securities exchange committed to serving all market participants. In 2019, IEX introduced its cloud-based financial data platform, called IEX Cloud, which makes it easy for more people to access and use high-quality financial datasets from across the industry. To learn more about the exchange and other IEX businesses visit iextrading.com or search IEX.