|Occupation||Chief Financial Officer|
|Employer||BATS Global Markets|
Brian Schell is chief financial officer of BATS Global Markets. He was appointed to that position on March 10, 2011. He oversees a financial team operating in the U.S. and the U.K. Craig Perrigo, the previous CFO, was assigned the newly-created job of chief accounting officer.
Prior to joining BATS, Schell was the CFO for payment system developer Pollen Inc.  He also served as an executive at H&R Block, where he oversaw several acquisitions and led its financial planning division.
Early in his career, Schell was a financial analyst at JPMorgan in New York. He has also facilitated regulatory-assisted banking transactions for KPMG Peat Marwick and the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation, both in Washington, D.C.
- MBA, The George Washington University
- Business Administration (Finance), University of Notre Dame (1987)