James Spencer

Jersey City, NJ

Jay Spencer is the CTO of Tradeweb, a position he has held since February 2008.

During his time at Tradeweb, he has made a significant impact on the business, overseeing the development of all the trading and infrastructure platforms globally. Prior to joining Tradeweb, Spencer was Global CIO for Icap and a member of the Global Executive Management team. Previously, Spencer was the founding CTO of BrokerTec, where he worked closely with current Tradeweb CEO, Lee Olesky, in establishing the business. His extensive electronic trading experience also includes senior product and executive positions at EJV Partners and Fidelity.

Spencer holds a B.A. in English and Economics from UNC-Chapel Hill and an M.B.A. from Wake Forest.