Mark Fields

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Mark G. Fields
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Employer CME Group
Location Managing Director, Business Development
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Mark Fields is CEO of Wickr, a platform for online messaging. He joined the firm in May 2015 after an extensive career with CME Group.[1]


Fields joined CME Group in 2000 as director of business development. He then served as director of corporate finance and mergers & acquisitions. In 2013, the exchange group launched CME Ventures, a subsidiary that makes strategic investments in early stage technologies that may impact the financial market space. Fields served as head of the subsidiary until one of the companies in which it had invested, Wickr, named Fields as its new CEO.[2]

Prior to joining CME Group, Fields worked at Ernst & Young LLP, Toronto-Dominion Bank and TD Securities in a range of merger & acquisition roles. He also worked at the Canadian Imperial Bank in a corporate banking role.


Fields graduated from Rutgers University with a degree in economics and Pepperdine University with an MBA. [3]