Janet Richardson

ULTUMUS appoints new COO as part of ongoing expansion

Janet Richardson has been appointed Chief Operating Officer of ULTUMUS the global data management and distribution service for ETF and Index data

Richardson (pictured) joins having spent time at IHS Markit and GSK in senior programme and change management roles, responsible for managing global technology and operations teams and reporting to financial regulators.

At ULTUMUS, Richardson will be responsible for developing and expanding the technology team with additional oversight on Operations, Human Resources and Legal departments.

ULTUMUS has offices in London, Singapore and San Francisco serving a  wide variety of banks, authorized participants, issuers, investor services and asset managers with a managed data service for ETF and Index data built on the latest web deployed technologies.

Bernie Thurston, CEO and founder of ULTUMUS, commented: “Janet joining ULTUMUS as COO is a key hire for the business and will enable the company to pursue our growth strategy and further develop our business model”

Janet Richardson commented: “When I was looking for my next challenge, it was important that I joined a firm that had a vision and strategy, are developing new technologies and driving change.  I found that with ULTUMUS.  The business provides the opportunity to work on the best and most modern data architecture, free from the legacy dependencies of the other providers in the sector which allows us to reliably deliver the solutions clients demand.”


For more information please contact:

Giles Sarton, Head of Business Development, ULTUMUS

+44 (0) 203 998 2507  / giles.sarton@ultumus.com


ULTUMUS are the leading ETF and index data specialists with offices in London, Singapore and San Francisco.  The firm is technology driven implementing the latest cloud based technology in support of index and ETF trading, asset management and asset servicing. ULTUMUS’s market presence is global and expands across all business functions of a financial institution that require accurate, reliable and timely index and ETF data.  The combination of data, technology and expertise has shaped the DNA of the firm and is at the heart of everything it does. For further information, please visit: www.ultumus.com