Financial is one of the largest high-frequency trading and market making firms.
Doug is the Chief Executive Officer of Virtu Financial and was one of the
co-founders of Virtu in 2008. Prior to joining Virtu, Mr. Cifu was a Partner at
the international law firm Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison (Paul
Weiss). Highly regarded by peers, Mr. Cifu is recognized in Chambers USA and
Legal 500 as a leading mergers and acquisitions lawyer for buyouts and private
equity transactions. In 2006, Private Equity International included Mr. Cifu in
its list of the 30 most influential lawyers currently working in global private
equity, citing in particular his expertise in technology-driven sectors, and he
has been recognized by Crain’s New York Business in its “Technology 100,” a
listing of the top 100 persons working in technology in the New York area.