What Does EquiLend Do?

EquiLend’s solutions are designed for efficiency, automation and innovation in the global securities finance marketplace. EquiLend’s solutions cover everything a firm needs to power their securities lending, collateral or swaps business with Trading (NGTEquiLend Clearing Services,  Swaptimization), Post Trade (Post-Trade Suite), Data & Analytics (DataLend), RegTech (SFTR, CSDR, ALD) and Securities Finance Platform Solutions  (EquiLend Spire). Our solutions, offered to agent lenders, broker-dealers and beneficial owners worldwide, deliver global access to liquidity, scalability and reduced risk. 

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Our History

In 2000, a group of 10 global financial institutions joined together with a common goal of optimizing efficiency in the securities finance industry by developing a standardized and centralized global platform for trading and post-trade services. EquiLend Holdings LLC was formed in 2001, and the platform went live in 2002. Over the past two-plus decades, we have expanded our technology solutions extensively. More than 19firms globally now leverage EquiLend’s suite of services.  

Leadership Team

Brian Lamb

Brian Lamb

Chief Executive Officer

Ken Degiglio

Ken Degiglio

Chief Information Officer

Dan Dougherty

Dan Dougherty

Global Head of Sales,
CRM & Marketing

Paul Lynch

Paul Lynch, CFA

Global Head of Products

Laurence Marshall

Laurence Marshall

Chief Operating Officer


Kevin McNulty

Head of RegTech Solutions

Paul Nigrelli

Paul Nigrelli

Chief Financial Officer &
Head of Corporate Strategy

Krista Otis

General Counsel & Secretary

Armeet Sandhu

CEO, Stonewain Systems Inc.,
An EquiLend Company


Nancy Allen

Managing Director, Global Head of Data & Analytics Solutions

Kumar Arvind

Managing Director, Chief Technology Officer

Laura Allen

Head of Securities Finance Platform Solutions

Trish Barry

Business Analyst, Clearing & Middle Office

Rowena Brown

Head of Trading,

Matt Collins

Matt Collins

Markets & Trading

Nicole Giffuni

Nicole Giffuni

Head of Finance & Business Management

Christopher Gohlke

Head of Marketing & Communications

Vikas Gupta

Head of Client Services

Wayne Harper

Head of Global Business Management

Yuka Hasumi

Head of Sales & CRM, EquiLend Japan

Alla Kaper

Alla Kaper

Head of Quality Assurance

Gary Klahr

CRM & Strategic Initiatives

Jim Lailey

Jim Lailey

Head of CRM,
North America

Alexa Lemstra

Alexa Lemstra

Head of EquiLend Canada

Neil MacDermott

Neil MacDermott

Chief Operating Officer, EquiLend Limited

Iain Mackay

Iain Mackay

Product Owner,
RegTech Solutions

Andy McCardle

Head of EquiLend Asia


Sean Menago

Database Systems

Michael Norwood EquiLend

Michael Norwood

Head of Trading Solutions

Matthew Schoenberg

DataLend Engineering


Gregory Shulman

Software Engineering

Chris Valentino

Chris Valentino

Head of Sales, North America

Rajeev Varshney

Rajeev Varshney

Software Engineering

EquiLend is proud to be an active member of the following industry associations:

Australian Securities Lending Association (ASLA)

Canadian Securities Lending Association (CASLA)

International Securities Lending Association (ISLA)

Irish MiFID Industry Association (IMIA)

Pan Asia Securities Lending Association (PASLA)

Securities Industry and Financial Markets Association (SIFMA)

South African Securities Lending Association (SASLA)

Wall Street Technology Association (WSTA)

Board of Directors

Bank of America Merrill Lynch


Credit Suisse

Goldman Sachs

JP Morgan

Morgan Stanley

National Bank of Canada

Northern Trust

State Street


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