Annette Q. Halprin - MarketAxess, Head of Sales, New York Region

Ms. Halprin joined MarketAxess in 2009 as a Sales Representative on the Trading and Execution team.  In less than two years, she was promoted to Head of Sales in New York.  Annette is responsible for managing the investor client team and running the New York region sales and distribution effort at MarketAxess, the leading electronic trading platform for fixed income securities.  MarketAxess creates an efficient and competitive marketplace for over 1,000 global institutional investors and broker-dealer firms to trade a broad range of credit products including municipal bonds.

Prior to joining MarketAxess, Ms. Halprin worked as a fixed income sales person in the Investment Banking industry for over 16 years.  Ms. Halprin began her career at Merrill Lynch in 1993.  From 1993 to 2001, Annette sold corporate bonds to Institutional buy side accounts at Merrill Lynch, BNP Paribas, and JP Morgan.   After JP Morgan, Ms. Halprin went to Dresdner Kleinwort Wasserstein, where she worked for 8 years selling corporate and high yield bonds, derivatives, and leveraged loans.

Ms. Halprin received a B.A. in English at the University of Pennsylvania and an M.B.A. from Columbia University.