Mr. Landheer has been an Executive Director of Summit Ascent since September 2017. He joined the Company as Director – Corporate Finance and Strategy in March 2014 and is responsible for leading the Company’s fundraising and other capital markets activities, strategic planning and execution, as well as investor and media relations.
Mr. Landheer has more than 20 years of experience in the financial markets. Prior to joining the Summit Ascent, he was Senior Vice President and Head of Issuer Marketing at Hong Kong Exchanges and Clearing Limited and led their efforts to attract international and Chinese listings to Hong Kong as well as the promotion of offshore Renminbi products.
Previously, Mr. Landheer was Head of Asia Pacific for the NASDAQ OMX Group, Inc. for four years based in London and Hong Kong, and was responsible for the NASDAQ’s new listings and retention business as well as media and government relations throughout Asia. Prior to his position as Head of Asia Pacific for the NASDAQ OMX Group, Inc., he worked as Managing Director in the Corporate Client Group for The NASDAQ Stock Market, Inc. for three years and was responsible for IPOs in the Western United States. Before that, Mr. Landheer worked for various brokerage and securities houses in the United States in equity finance and institutional brokerage.
Mr. Landheer holds a bachelor’s degree in Political Science with high honors from The University of California, Berkeley.