Joe Gawronski is the President and COO of Rosenblatt Securities, an agency-only institutional broker founded in 1979. In addition to its upstairs single stock and program trading efforts, the firm is the largest floor broker on the NYSE and is widely regarded as one of the leading global experts on market structure, financial regulation and exchanges. Rosenblatt Securities also has a growing fundamental research offering that includes proprietary financial services and TMT coverage, as well as distribution partnerships with leading banks and brokers in developed, emerging and frontier markets in EMEA and Asia. Mr. Gawronski is formerly a securities and M&A lawyer with Sullivan & Cromwell, an equity salesman at Salomon Smith Barney, and COO of Linx, a block trading ATS. He received his BA in Public and International Affairs at Princeton’s Woodrow Wilson School and his JD from Harvard Law School.