Cyndi N. Rodriguez

Chief Legal Officer & General Counsel

Cyndi oversees the legal and regulatory compliance functions of Nasdaq Private Market and leads its participation in policy issues affecting the private capital markets.

Prior to joining Nasdaq Private Market, Cyndi was a senior executive official of the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission. During her twelve years at the SEC, Cyndi held several senior positions, including the Deputy Chief of Staff of the SEC, Counsel to the Commissioner, and Special Counsel in the Division of Trading & Markets, where she advised on policy, legislative and strategic issues including the regulation and oversight of major securities market participants, including broker-dealers and investment advisors, national securities exchanges, and municipal advisors, as well as significant market structure initiatives. Prior to joining the SEC, Cyndi was an associate in private practice.

Cyndi received her BA from the University of Texas at Austin and her JD from the University of Texas School of Law.