Eric Folkemer

Head of NPM

Eric led the establishment of NPM’s strategic business in 2013 and Nasdaq’s purchase of SecondMarket in 2015, and has been leading NPM’s business since 2016.

Eric joined Nasdaq in 2004 and served in a variety of roles including Corporate Strategy for the majority of his career, responsible for evaluating corporate investment opportunities, including acquisitions, minority investments and strategic partnerships.

In addition, Eric led strategy for Nasdaq’s Listings Services focusing on new business growth initiatives and acquisitions. Nasdaq’s Listings Services includes the listings and capital markets business as well as relationship management of the 3,500 global companies listed on Nasdaq’s markets.

Eric holds a BA in Mathematics and Economics from Bates College in Maine.