Adena Friedman, MBA’93, named Nasdaq chief executiveNov. 17, 2016, 9:55 AM
Nasdaq has named Adena T. Friedman, MBA’93, its new chief executive, in the first changeover at the stock market operator in nearly 14 years. Friedman, whose accession was widely anticipated, is expected to assume the role on Jan. 1. She is an Oak Leaf Society member, serves on the Owen Graduate School of Management Board of Visitors and has previously volunteered as a VUconnect career adviser.