Women in fintech - Top 10

Shannon Lewis
|Nov 26|magazine1 min read

10. Stacey Cunningham

The 27th most powerful woman in the world, according to Forbes, Stacey Cunningham historically became the first female president of the New York Stock Exchange in 2018. She worked on the NYSE trading floor for a decade before leaving out of frustration at the lack of technological integration. Her goal on returning was to modernise. With a degree from Lehigh University in industrial engineering, she helped to  roll out the NYSE Pillar, a purpose-built, state-of-the-art trading platform.