Head, Enterprise Data Governance, LONDON STOCK EXCHANGE GROUP (LSEG)
Diane Schmidt is an experienced data and technology strategic senior leader with more than 25 years of experience guiding business data functions, governance, analytics, change management, operations, and technology programs for several of the world's most important financial services firms. Diane has successfully led critical business operations and data transformation programs for Freddie Mac, the United States Treasury, and the London Stock Exchange Group (LSEG). Her experience managing global teams and critical enterprise transformation programs is unique. She has been trusted to drive enterprise programs that have renovated legacy organizations into industry-recognized leaders. Diane earned her undergraduate degree from the University of Mary Washington and a Master of Science from Marymount University. In December 2020, she graduated with a Ph.D. in Computer and Information Science, focusing on Information Quality, from the College of Engineering Information Technology at the University of Arkansas, Little Rock.