Nandini Sukumar is chief executive officer of the World Federation of Exchanges, the global industry trade group that advocates on behalf of public markets. Sukumar joined WFE after a 14-year career at Bloomberg News where, from 2000, she created, established and grew its coverage of exchanges, market structure and the UK financial services regulator. WFE represents more than 120 exchanges and clearing houses globally, educating stakeholders on the vital role played by exchanges in the real economy.