Emily Spurling

Emily Spurling

Senior Vice President, Investment Intelligence

Emily Spurling is Senior Vice President and Global Head of Index for Nasdaq’s Investment Intelligence unit. In this role, she is responsible for driving the strategic direction and growth of the Index business, leading her team and expanding the business’ capabilities to service clients across the globe. In her most recent position, she was responsible for Strategy, Finance and Operations for all of Investment Intelligence.

Throughout her tenure at Nasdaq, she has worked in various roles in Corporate Strategy as well as within Investment Intelligence. In the last six years, she helped develop the strategic direction for the unit, bringing together the data, index and analytics solutions. She led the evaluation and integration of eVestment, Quandl and Solovis, three acquisitions for Investment Intelligence and core to the unit’s strategy to serve the investment community.

Emily has over 18 years of experience in financial services. Before joining Nasdaq, Emily worked in various private equity investing roles as well as in investment banking at JPMorgan.
 
Emily holds a Bachelor of Arts from Duke University and a Master of Business Administration from the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania.