Head of Alternative Data Sales, IHS MarkitJennifer Theiss is global head of sales for IHS Markit's alternative data and analytics business areas.
The team she leads oversees customer engagement across several data areas, encompassing Research Signals, Securities Finance, ETF and Index Data, Dividend Forecasting and Transaction Cost Analysis (TCA). In addition, the team is involved in regulatory initiatives, such as MiFID II best execution and RTS28 reporting, as well as securities finance transaction reporting. Ms. Theiss has held IHS Markit roles in New York, London, as well as Boulder, Colorado. She joined IHS Markit in 2008 as business development manager for a suite of products within Markit's equities business, including Broker Voting, Commission Management and Research Management. She also has led an IHS Markit account management team that focused on cross-product initiatives, including Information, Processing and Solutions services with buy-side and sell-side firms. Prior to IHS Markit, she was at Goldman Sachs and was responsible for equity research sales with Goldman's buy-side customer base. Ms. Theiss earned a bachelor's degree in finance and international studies from Boston College and an MBA from New York University, both United States.
- Financial Services
- Data & Information Services