Nick Ciubotariu

Nick Ciubotariu

Senior Vice President, Head of Enterprise Architecture and Emerging Technology

Nick Ciubotariu serves as Senior Vice President and Head of Enterprise Architecture and Emerging Technology at Nasdaq. In this role, he oversees the application of cloud, machine learning, digital assets, and other emerging technologies across Nasdaq’s businesses. In addition to leading the engineering teams focused on strategic emerging technology initiatives, Nick and his global team are also responsible for ensuring that Nasdaq’s core technologies are designed to be resilient, scalable, and secure. 

Nick has over 15 years of experience leading global, diverse engineering organizations and has extensive experience architecting and building highly transactional distributed cloud platforms and products designed to scale to hundreds of millions of users worldwide. 

Prior to joining Nasdaq, he served as CTO at Venmo and all PayPal Branded Experiences Technology. Before that, he served as SVP of Engineering at Bright Machines, which followed a role as Head of Engineering at Amazon where he worked on Amazon Search Experience, Amazon Cloud Drive as well as the development of Alexa, and at Microsoft, where he led numerous cloud engineering projects, as well as research and development projects in Microsoft’s Developer Division. 

Nick is a frequent speaker at industry conferences, and has presented at Microsoft Management Summit (MMS), AWS re:Invent and other industry forums focused on artificial intelligence and cloud-based technologies.