The ELS Virtual Boardroom Will Be Taking Place On The 21st January, 2021!

Where buy side heads of equity trading meet to shape the future of the equity markets with the ‘who is who’ from across the value chain

Want to learn how leading buy side heads of equity trading are leveraging new trading strategies and technology innovations to adapt to the post-COVID-19 market structure?

Equities Leaders Summit has gone virtual so that you can find out how your desk measures up at the biggest equities buy side gathering. Attracting 350+ equity trading leaders representing the ‘who’s who’ from the full value chain - key regulators, buy side, sell side, trading platforms and technology partners.

This is quite simply THE meeting place to benchmark your trading desk with the best, and shape the future of your industry following the global pandemic.

"Truly tailored to maximize buy side engagement and offers a comprehensive and diverse agenda"

 Eden Simmer, Global Head of Equity Trading, PIMCO

“Insightful sessions with unique content from a diverse panel of speakers, and attracts a large network of buy and sell side heads of desk”

Miles Huffman, Head of Quantitative Analytics, Vanguard

Be inspired. Learn From:


Paul Whitehead

Managing Director, Global Head of Equity Trading


Richard Lacaille

State Street Global Advisors


Will Geyer

Managing Director
Invesco US


Lynn Challenger

Global Head, Trading & Order Generation
UBS Asset Management


Deena Christelis Ethridge

COO of Global Trading & Global Co-Head of Investment Oversight
State Street Global Advisors


Eden Simmer

Head of Global Equity Trading


Miles Huffman

Head of Equity Quantitative Analytics


Teresa Woodard

Head of Trading Analytics
T.Rowe Price


Meredith Shifman

Head of Trading Governance
Morgan Stanley Investment Management


Darrin Sokol

Managing Director, Global Head of Equity Trading
Lazard Asset Management

Top 3 Reasons to Attend


Inspiration. Leadership. Relationships

28+ solution focused sessions addressed by 30+ Buy Side Heads of Equity Trading, addressing all your post Covid-19 challenges and opportunities to help you build your recovery plan with confidence


5 Star Content

A mixture of case studies and panels with live Q&A and polling as well as interactive roundtables, workshops, boardrooms and think tanks to enable you to learn from and network with the great minds in the audience as well as the speaker faculty


You're in Great Company

The opportunity to network with all the major buy side, sell side, platforms and technology leaders in attendance by connecting via our app to make new connections and build lasting relationships


Leading buy side heads
of equity trading


Thought-leading speakers


Keynotes, controversial debates and small-group interactive discussions

“A thought-provoking agenda and opportunity to collaborate with many partners across the eco-system. Well worth my time to attend.”

Ryan Larson, Head of US Equity Trading, RBC Global Asset

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